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First-year Helena Winterberg prepares to swing at golf practice Sept. 26. Winterberg was named the Liberty League Rookie of the Week on Sept. 5 after her performance at the St. Lawrence Invitational.

Golf swings back into form after individual season

By David Schurter, Staff Writer September 28, 2023
The Ithaca College golf program hit a low in Spring 2023 when it was only able to field three athletes, forcing it to split into individual competitors instead of playing as a team. Now, the 2023–24 squad has returned with six athletes and is reclaiming its spot in team play. 
Senior Cristea Park is the only senior on the Ithaca College golf team’s three-woman roster. Park finished fourth overall at the Vassar College Invitational on April 1.

Q&A: Lone senior on golf team leads small roster

By Tess Ferguson, Assistant Sports Editor April 11, 2023
As spring sports are nearing postseason play, the Ithaca College golf team is using its small roster to chip away at some high ambitions.
From left, first-year student Annika Michel and sophomore Rheanna DeCrow of the Ithaca College golf team are looking to reclaim the Liberty League title.

Golf team drives for success with young roster

By Dean Gutic, Staff Writer March 1, 2023
After finishing third last year in the 2021–22 Liberty League Championship, the Ithaca College golf team takes the course and is looking to build and make improvements from last year.
 From left, sophomore Rheanna DeCrow, senior Cristea Park, first-year student Annika Michel and senior Mary Gersec of the Ithaca College golf team. The team competes at a few tournaments in the fall before taking a few months off during the cold Ithaca winter.

Hot start has golf team chipping away at the fall season

By Daniel King, Assistant Sports Editor September 28, 2022
As the temperatures cool around South Hill, the Ithaca College women’s golf team is staying hot after three strong starts to their Fall 2022 season.
From left, seniors Katie Chan and Caitlin McGrinder of the Ithaca College golf team. The Bombers will be defending a conference title this season after winning the first Liberty League Championship in program history last year.

Golf team looks to defend conference championship title

By Laura Ilioaei, Staff Writer March 3, 2022
The 2022 Ithaca College golf team is a tightknit group of athletes primed and ready to defend its first-ever Liberty League title from 2021.
Senior Sophia Israel and junior Caitlin McGrinder are ready to leave it all out on the golf course for the Ithaca College womens golf team.

Women’s golf team counts on strong leadership this year

By Devan Adegbile, Contributing writer March 25, 2021
With almost a 18-month layoff from their last tournament, the Ithaca College women's golf team is shooting to make momentum early and build on it.
Sophomore Christea Park works on her drive in the course simulator March 5. The simulator was installed for the Ithaca College golf team in Spring 2016.

Golf team uses simulator to train during winter months

By Arla Davis, Sports editor March 11, 2021
The golf simulator is a virtual reality system that allows the Bombers to train on driving ranges and golf courses around the world.
From left, senior Peyton Greco and junior Sophia Israel are the lone upperclassmen on the womens golf team this year.

Golf team strives to build on fall momentum

By Michael Memis, Contributing Writer February 27, 2020
The women's golf team is striving to build on their momentum from the fall tournaments they competed in behind Peyton Greco, the team's lone senior.
Junior golfer Alex Perry and junior swimmer Cody Conte are openly transgender athletes competing for varsity teams at Ithaca College. They met approximately a year ago and are now close friends.

Playing with Pride: Transgender student-athletes reconcile sport and identity

By Emily Adams, Sports Editor October 24, 2019
Junior golfer Alex Perry and junior swimmer Cody Conte identify as transgender and use masculine names and pronouns while competing for women's varsity teams.
Then-sophomore golfer Peyton Greco makes a putt during the Ithaca College Invitational on April 22, 2018. Greco, a junior, is currently the most senior member of the golf team.

Junior golfer embraces leadership role on young team

By Emily Adams, Assistant Sports Editor April 23, 2019
Junior golfer Peyton Greco sat down with Assistant Sports Editor Emily Adams to discuss the potential of this season's young team.
Sophia Israel 21

Golf team hopes to develop experience within young roster

By Thad Hayford, Staff Writer February 28, 2019
The women's golf team has only one junior and no senior on the roster, so the squad will look to rebuild after losing a strong class last season.
Senior Indiana Jones prepares for her putt at the Ithaca College Invitational on April 22.

Golf team breaks up schedule between fall and spring seasons

By Thad Hayford, Staff Writer May 1, 2018
The Ithaca College Golf team plays matches in both the fall and spring seasons. The irregular scheduling leads to long breaks throughout the year.
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