The South Mountain Men’s Golf team finished 5th at Nationals in Mesa, Arizona shooting the second best round on the final day to finish with a team total of 1189 in the four day tournament at Lo
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Date: June 17, 2017
Open doors 8 am to 11 am
SMCC appointed time 9 am
Location: West MEC
1617 W Williams Dr, Phoenix AZ 85027
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South Mountain won the four day Region 1 Championship for the third year in a row by 12 strokes scoring a 1202. Filip Lundell finished second individually with a 295 on the four days.
Women’s Golf had one golfer who had post-season honors. Vanessa Leiterman was named First-Team All-ACCAC and All-Region.
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Connor Klein of South Mountain earned NJCAA Division II Arnold Palmer Individual National Champion Award for earning medalist honors at the NJCAA Division II Championships.
Klein opened the championship with 6-under 66 and was tied for the lead after the first round. He fell into a tie for third place after 71 in the second round. Even par in the third round kept Klein in the tie for third, four shots back of the lead. Klein roared back in the final round firing 67, including birdies on three of his last four holes, to claim medalist honors.
The victory was Klein’s third of the spring. In seven tournaments this season his only finish outside the top six was tied for 15th in his first event competing for South Mountain
In 2014-15, Andy Walker began his second year at the helm of the Golf programs at South Mountain Community College. Coach Walker was hired as the Head Men's and Women's Golf Coach in August 2013,...Read Bio »