April 2, 2015
LC Men’s Golf Earn 6th; Led by Cicci’s 78
The men’s golf team recently competed in the 11-team Elmhurst Spring Invite on Monday, March 30th at Blackberry Oaks Golf Course in Bristol, IL. The Lynx were led by Sophomore Tanner Cicci (Lincoln, IL) who carded a 6-over par 78 which tied him for 13th overall. Cicci began his round on the back nine and grinded out a first-nine 42. Cicci recovered nicely on the front side and finished with an even par 36, including an eagle on the par 5 7th hole. Other scores for Lincoln College included Reid Cagle (Bartonville, IL) 81, Austin Hellman (Princeton, IL) 82, Jonathon Luce (Strasburg, IL) 83, and Josh Horchem (Lincoln, IL) 87. Team scores were based on top 4 of 5 scores giving LC an overall score of 324, good enough for 6th place.
September 23, 2014
LC Men’s Golf 6th Overall at IVCC Invite
Results from the IVCC Golf Invitational on September 19-20 at Deer Park Country Club and Seneca’s Oak Ridge Golf Course:
Day 1 – 330
Day 2 – 312
Total – 642
Tanner Cicci – 79-77; 156
Cody Helton – 86-76; 162
Caleb Brouer – 84-80; 164
Reid Cagel – 88-79; 167
John Luce – 81-92; 173
Austin Hellman – 84-80; 164
Josh Horchem – 84-94; 178
Next match September 28 at Midwest Athletic Conference Tournament at Lick Creek in Pekin, IL.
September 12, 2014
LC Men’s Golf Take Fourth / Cicci Earns Another Top 10
Results from Charger Classic in Galesburg, IL at Lake Bracken Country Club:
Tanner Cicci 77
Cody Helton 79
Reid Cagle 79
Caleb Brouer 84
Jonathon Luce 87
Team Total: 317
September 9, 2014
LC’s Cicci Leads Men’s Golf at Rend Lake Invite
Ina, IL – The Lincoln College men’s golf team opened up their Fall Season at the Rend Lake Invitational for a 1-day, 36-hole event at Franklin Country Club on Friday, September 5th. Tanner Cicci (Lincoln, IL) fired back-to-back 74’s in the scorching heat to finish in the top 10 individually. John Luce (Strasburg, IL) shot 77-81 while Reid Cagle (Bartonville, IL) and Cody Helton (Bloomington, IL) each fired 80-83 for the Lynx.
Pekin, IL – This past Sunday and Monday the Lincoln College men’s golf team competed in the Men’s MWAC Conference Golf Tournament, hosted at Lick Creek Golf Course in Pekin, IL. After Sunday’s weather shortened round, the Lynx were in 4th place with a 27-hole total of 485 trailing the leaders Lewis & Clark by 20 shots. The first day rounds for the Lynx were as followed: Reid Cagle (71/43 – 114), Jon Luce (83/40 – 123), Tanner Cicci (77/ 47 – 124), Kyle Przykopanski (88/41 – 129) and Josh Horchem (93/42 – 135). Freshman Reid Cagle was tied for 7th place after the 1st round.
On day two of the Conference Tournament again shorted to only 9-holes due to weather, the Lynx fired a 174 total to finish in 4th place. Once again, the Lynx were led by Cagle who moved up two spots to finish in 5th place and earn 1st team All-Conference honors. Day 2 rounds were as followed: Reid Cagle 40, Tanner Cicci 40, Kyle Przykopanski 45, Josh Horchem 49 and Jon Luce 50.
The Men’s Golf Team will be back in action on April 22nd as the square off in a dual match with Danville CC at Illinois State’s Weibring Golf Club.
Jacksonville, IL – The Lincoln College men’s golf team competed in its first tournament of the spring schedule at The Links Golf Course in Jacksonville, IL on Sunday, March 30. The team competed against six other 4-year universities and finished 3rd with a team total of 322. Freshman Tanner Cicci had a strong individual showing by firing a 74 to claim the overall individual title by three shots. Coach Morris said, “I was proud of how hard our guys worked this winter to prepare themselves for the spring season.”
Next up for the Lynx will be the MWAC Conference tournament hosted at Lick Creek Golf Course in Pekin, IL on April 13th & 14th.
October 24, 2013
LC Men’s Golf Crack Top 25 in NJCAA Rankings
The men’s golf team was ranked #24 in the latest NJCAA National Poll this month. The Lynx, coached by Tanner Morris, are led by sophomores Matt Liddell (Island Lake, IL) and Kyle Pryzkopanski (Mt.
September 23, 2013
LC Men’s Golf Compete Improve on Day 2 at IVCC Invite
LaSalle-Peru, IL – This past weekend the Men’s Golf team traveled to LaSalle-Peru to participate in the IVCC invitational. Day 1, which was played at Deer Park CC in Oglesby, IL was a struggle for the Lynx. They were led by Sophomore Kyle Pryzokanpanski’s 83 followed by freshman Reid Cagle and Tanner Cicci’s 85’s and rounded out with freshman Austin Hellman’s 90 to shoot a team total 343, which placed them in 20th place. Following a disappointing 1st day, the guys bounced back on day 2 to shoot a team total of 329, which helped them team move up 4 spots to 16th place. Day 2 was played at Seneca’s Oak Ridge GC in LaSalle, IL. The team was led by Cicci and Pryzkopanski’s 79’s, Cagle’s 81 and Hellman’s 90. The Lynx will conclude their fall season on October 5th and 6th at the Danville Invitational in Danville, IL.
September 15, 2013
LC Men’s Golf Struggle at Charger Invite
Galesburg, IL – After an exciting start to the season, the young Lynx golf team had a disappointing showing at the Carl Sandburg Charger Invite. The Lynx finished with a team total of 343 to finish 10th out of 10 teams. The Lynx were led by Tanner Cicci with an 80. The Lynx will return to action next weekend at the IVCC Invitational in both LaSalle, IL and Oglesby, IL.
September 15, 2013
LC Men’s Golf Open Season at Region 24 Preview Tournament
Ina, IL – Men’s Golf opened their season at the Region 24 Preview Tournament hosted by Rend Lake College. Lincoln College entered the tournament with 3 freshman playing in their first ever college event. Coach Morris was very pleased with the efforts of the entire team in their first tournament of the season. The Lynx were led by freshman Tanner Cicci, who fired a 75-73 to finish tied for 11th place, and was followed up by another freshman Reid Cagle with a 77-82 to finish tied for 35th. The team finished in 7th place shooting a team total of 318-317. “I am very excited about the upcoming season and the young freshman that we have this year. We have a lot of talent at the top of the roster, and some potential to push each other to get better daily” said Coach Morris. The Lynx return to action on 9/12/13.