ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

2017-18 Men's Golf News

  • Men’s Golf Slotted Fourth After Day One of Ivy Championships
    April 20, 2018
    ELVERSON, Pa. – The Harvard men’s golf program ranks fourth after day one of the Ivy League Championship tournament, having carded a combined score of 306, plus-26 at Stonewall this afternoon. Rij Patel led the pack with a first round score of 75 to finish tied for seventh among individuals.
  • After 36 Holes, Men’s Golf Sits Tied for First at Ivy League Championships
    April 20, 2018
    The Harvard men’s golf team powered through round two of Ivy League Championships today to move from fourth to tied for first in the standings. The team bested its round one score by a whopping 14 strokes, led by freshman Grant Fairbairn who played his way to tied for third overall, posting a score of 71 in the second round.
  • Men’s Golf Finishes Third at Ivy League Championships
    April 20, 2018
    ELVERSON, Pa. – After the final round of the Ivy League Tournament, the Harvard men’s golf team finished third overall with a score of 903, plus-63 at Stonewall. The Crimson finished just one stroke off Dartmouth in second, one stroke ahead of Cornell in fourth and three strokes ahead of Penn in fifth.
  • Men’s Golf Primed for Ivy League Championships
    April 18, 2018
    The Harvard men’s golf team will compete for its third-straight Ivy League Championship this weekend at Stonewall in Elverson, Pa. The tournament is set to take place over three days, with one 18-hole round per day Friday through Sunday.
  • Men’s Golf Places Seventh at Princeton Invitational
    April 06, 2018
    The Harvard men’s golf team rallied to best its round one score by seven strokes to finish seventh overall at the Princeton Invitational. The Crimson completed two rounds of play with a total score of 583, plus-15. Rookie Grant Fairbairn shot a monster second round, carding a 69, two-under and a new career low round. Paired with a solid 73 from round one, Fairbairn finished tied for fifth overall in the tournament.
  • Ivy League Enhances Exposure, Fan Experience with Long-Term ESPN Agreement
    April 04, 2018
    The Ivy League and ESPN have agreed to a long-term relationship to showcase Ivy League events through a variety of ESPN platforms, including at least 24 events annually on ESPN’s linear networks and more than 1,100 annually on ESPN+. This will include coverage for all 42 Harvard varsity programs.
  • Men’s Golf Headed to Tiger Territory for the Princeton Invitational
    April 04, 2018
    The Harvard men’s golf team will close out regular season competition this coming weekend at the Princeton Invitational. The tournament is set for April 7-8 and will be the team’s final outing before competing for its third-straight Ivy League Championship April 20-22. Live stats will be available this weekend via Golfstat.
  • Men’s Golf Finishes Play at Furman
    March 23, 2018
    The Harvard men’s golf team placed 15th at the Furman Intercollegiate Tournament with an overall score of 903 (+39). The Crimson was consistent through all three rounds, carding combined scores of 301back-to-back-to-back, despite the second round being split over two days due to lightning.
  • Men’s Golf Tees Off Spring Season at Furman
    March 22, 2018
    The Harvard men’s golf team is set to open the spring season this weekend at the Furman Intercollegiate. The tournament will run Friday through Sunday, March 23-25, with one round of 18 holes played on each day. Live stats will be available on Golfstat throughout the tournament.
  • Men’s Golf Reflects on Australia/New Zealand Experience
    January 29, 2018
    This past winter break, the Harvard men’s golf team embarked on the experience of a lifetime, playing on some of the world’s best golf courses and immersing themselves in the culture of Australia and New Zealand for 12 days.
  • Robert Jones IV Reflects on Grandfather's Time at Harvard, Endowed Coaching Position
    October 23, 2017
    Earlier this fall, Sanjeev K. Mehra '82 and his wife Karen Petersen Mehra '82 graciously supported the establishment of the Bobby Jones ’24 Coach for Harvard Men's Golf, Endowed by the Mehra Family. The endowment was celebrated at The Country Club on Sept. 15 with friends and family of Harvard men's golf, including Bobby Jones' grandson, Robert Tyre Jones IV, Psy.D. Following the event, Robert Tyre Jones IV reflected on his grandfather's legacy and time at Harvard. 
  • Men’s Golf Wraps Up Fall Season
    October 09, 2017
    Challenged by some of the top programs in the country, the Harvard men’s golf team wrapped up its fall season at the Alister MacKenzie Tournament, hosted by California. The team finished 15th overall, carding consistent rounds of 294-292-294 for a score of 880, 28 over par.
  • Men’s Golf Set to Close Out Fall Season in California
    October 06, 2017
    The Harvard men’s golf team will compete in its final tournament of the fall season next Monday and Tuesday at California’s Alister MacKenzie. This will be the Crimson’s first trip west of the Mississippi since November 2015 when the men appeared in the Gifford Collegiate hosted by UCLA. The two day tournament will feature three rounds (two on Monday, one on Tuesday) and will be scored live on Golfstat.
  • Men’s Golf Sinks Third at Yale’s Macdonald Cup
    September 30, 2017
    This past weekend, Harvard men’s golf placed third out of 14 teams at the Macdonald Cup hosted by Yale. The Crimson combined for a total score of 874, plus 34. Highlighting the Harvard lineup was junior Aurian Capart, who placed first among Ivy League competitors, fourth overall and was just two strokes off the number two spot (72-68-72, +2). 
  • Men’s Golf Aims for Third-Straight Macdonald Cup
    September 29, 2017
    The Harvard men’s golf team will play for its third-straight Macdonald Cup this weekend at The Course at Yale. The tournament will consist of 36 holes on Saturday and another 18 on Sunday.
  • Crimson Men’s Golf Earns Third at Quechee Club Collegiate Challenge
    September 23, 2017
    The Harvard men’s golf team posted a third-place finish (586, +10) at Dartmouth’s Quechee Club Collegiate Challenge this weekend. Leading the group was senior captain Greg Royston who tied for third in a field of 86 competitors with round scores of 70 and 73 on the club’s par 72 Highland Course.
  • Men’s Golf Continues Season at Quechee Club Collegiate Challenge
    September 21, 2017
    The Harvard men’s golf team will continue the 2017-18 season this coming weekend at the Quechee Club Collegiate Challenge hosted by Dartmouth in Quechee, Vt. The tournament will consist of two rounds, 18 holes each day of competition.
  • Harvard announces Bobby Jones ’24 Coach for Harvard Men’s Golf, Endowed by the Mehra Family
    September 16, 2017
    Bob Scalise, The John D. Nichols ’53 Family Director of Athletics, and Harvard University are excited to announce the 23rd endowment of a head coaching position: The Bobby Jones ’24 Coach for Harvard Men’s Golf, endowed by the Mehra Family.
  • Men’s Golf Finishes Fifth at Doc Gimmler
    September 09, 2017
    The Harvard men’s golf team opened the 2017-18 season with a fifth-place finish at the Doc Gimmler, hosted by St. John’s at the Bethpage State Park Red Course. In total, 14 teams and 78 individuals competed in the two-day event.
  • Men’s Golf to Open Season at Doc Gimmler
    September 08, 2017
    The Harvard men’s golf team is set to open the 2017-18 season Sept. 9-10 at the Doc Gimmler hosted by St. John’s. The team will play two rounds on Saturday and one on Sunday to round out the tournament. The Crimson will compete against 13 other programs at the Bethpage State Park Red Course in Farmingdale, N.Y.
  • Harvard Alum Mike Fucito named Assistant Coach for Men’s Golf
    August 23, 2017
    Mike Fucito, a 2009 graduate of Harvard College, has been added as the Men’s Assistant Coach for Golf as announced by the Paul M. Weissman Director of Harvard Golf, Fred Schernecker ’89. Fucito returns to Harvard after graduating as a highly-decorated member of the men’s soccer program.
  • Men’s Golf Announces 2017-18 Slate
    August 15, 2017
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Fred Schernecker ’89, the Paul M. Weissman ’52 Director of Harvard Golf, and head coach Kevin Rhoads released the 2017-18 Harvard men’s golf schedule today (Aug. 15).
  • Two Student-Athletes Join Men’s Golf for 2017-18 Campaign
    June 20, 2017
    Fred Schernecker ’89, The Paul M. Weissman ’52 Director of Harvard Golf, welcomes two incoming freshmen to the men’s golf team for the 2017-18 season.

ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS