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Blackbirds Take Second Straight Conference Title

BY: SHANEL GILBERT Golf is a sport that requires skill, dedication and above all patience. LIU-Brooklyn’s women’s golf team has proven itself to embody all three properties as it took the Northeast Conference (NEC) Championship title for the second time in a row. The Blackbirds defeated 11 opponents with a total team stroke of 942 […]

Women’s Golf Defeats Columbia

BY: SHANEL GILBERT Long Island’s women’s golf team narrowly defeated its Ivy League opponent at the Knickerbocker Country Club in Tenafly, NJ. With Columbia just two strokes behind, the Blackbirds took the competition with an overall team score of 320, led by sophomore Cristina Felip with a round of 77. Following Felip, freshman Marisol Doglioli […]

Men’s Golf Completes Final Events

BY: SHANEL GILBERT LIU-Brooklyn men’s golf team, Participated at the Navy spring Invitational, where it placed fifth out of 21 with a team total of 603. Sophomore Obe Ayton placed fourth in the individuals after carding 73 in both rounds. Senior Josh Waters took the next top spot for LIU, tying for seventh with a […]

Women’s Golf Takes Home Prize

BY: SHANEL GILBERT The Women’s Golf team took the top spot at the Hawks Invitational with a combined score of 661. Freshman Marisol Doglioli came in first in the individual’s ranks; a first in her college career. Doglioli recorded rounds of 78 and 80 to take the top spot, while teammate Brianna Maynard followed close […]

Waters Earns First Career Win as Women’s & Men’s Golf Flourish

BY: ALANA WOHLERS The LIU Brooklyn women’s golf team teed off their season at the Tignanelli Towson Invitational last weekend. The Blackbirds are in route to try and defend their 2012 NEC championship title. Sophomore, Christina Felip shot the best for the Blackbirds, shooting a 79 in the final day of the tournament. Tying for […]

Golf Captures NEC Title behind Felip’s, Palsson Late Charge

BY: SHANEL GILBERT Freshman Cristina Felip led LIU Brooklyn women’s golf team with a solid performance to overcome a nine-stroke deficit to head into the final round of the Northeast Conference Championship. The Blackbirds took the top spot with a five-stroke difference over Fairleigh Dickinson. The victory marks LIU’s second NEC title since 2005. Behind […]

Golf Moves on to NEC Championships After Wild Regular Season Conclusion

BY: SHANEL GILBERT Over the weekend, LIU Brooklyn women’s golf team competed at the Columbia Roar-EE Invitational where the Blackbirds finished eighth as a team led by Anna Palsson last years Northeast Conference winner. Palsson carded rounds of 74-79 to tie for ninth place and freshman Cristina Felip tied for 16th after knocking in rounds of […]

Women’s Golf Conquer MU Invitational; Men Finish 16th at Fireline

BY: SHANEL GILBERT Over the weekend LIU Brooklyn’s men’s golf team competed in the Towson Fireline Invitational. Junior Josh Waters led the Blackbirds finishing tied for 14th place after knocking in rounds of 76-70-73. With carded rounds of 74-76-75, freshman Obe Ayton finished tied for 39th. Sophomore Lloyd Martison finished tied at his position in […]