The Golden Grizzlies competed in their first season inside the Horizon League, finishing in seventh place at the league championship. Oakland tallied three top-10 finishes and shot a season-best score of 880 (+16) at the Cleveland State Invitational.
ROCHESTER, Mich. - Mark Engel has been named assistant coach for the Oakland men's and women's golf programs, announced head coach Russ Cunningham on Tuesday. Engel led the Detroit men's golf program for 24 seasons, guiding the Titans to six Horizon League championships, most recently in 2010.
INDIANAPOLIS - Oakland's Evan Bowser was named to the Academic All-Horizon League, announced by the league office. Bowser, a Dearborn, Mich., native finished the year with a 3.50 grade point average in business administration.
ROCHESTER, Mich. - Sean Burgess will join the Oakland men's golf program for the 2014-15 season, announced head coach Russ Cunningham on Tuesday. Burgess, a native of Nairn, Scotland, led South Mountain Community College to a national championship in 2013.
ROCHESTER, Mich. - Oakland's Evan Bowser shot 9-under-par 279 to finish in a tie for seventh place at the 2014 Michigan Open Championship, presented by LaFontaine Cadillac, June 9-12, at Prestwick Village Golf Club in Highland, Mich. Bowser fired a career-best tying round 65 (-7) in the third round.
HOWEY-IN-THE-HILLS, Fla. - Evan Bowser carded a final round of 73 (+1) and earned all-tournament accolades to lead Oakland at the Horizon League Men's Golf Championship on Sunday at the Mission Inn Golf Resort. The Golden Grizzlies finished seventh with an overall score of 969 (+105).