Winter Weather Fails to Freeze LC Golf Game


The sporadic snowfall that has defined the Pacific Northwest’s winter seems to have finally ceased, and this is welcome news for the Lewis & Clark golf teams. March 9 to 10 marked their second tournament of the spring season, with both the men’s and women’s teams competing in the Puget Sound Spring Invitational — the

Coach James Yen Shifts from Football to Golf


For many, this year’s Super Bowl, the lowest-scoring in history,  seemed to advance at a pace more befitting a round of golf than a game of football. No touchdown passes were thrown, and it was not until the final quarter that the game’s first and only touchdown was scored at all. In other words, the

Pioneer golf takes on the NWC 2016 fall classic


MEN’S GOLF WRAPPED up their fall season this past weekend with the Northwest Conference Fall Classic, which took place at Emerald Valley Golf Resort in Crewel, OR. With improvement from last year’s seventh place ranking, Lewis & Clark finished fourth of nine teams in the competitive NWC. LC completed the two-day tournament with an overall score

Teeing off on the last leg of the NWC championship tournament


Golf gets ready to wrap up their 2015-16 season at the Crosswater Golf Course By Peter Melling /// Sports Editor Now that the spring is in full swing, the men’s and women’s golf teams are getting ready to close out their season at the Northwest Conference Championship in Sunriver, Oregon. Both squads will look to close

Pioneer Golf continues to succeed through mental toughness and physical endurance


The Pios tee off on Northwest Conference competition before the Spring Classic By Tim Cable /// Staff Writer If you’re anything like the typical American sports fan, golf might not be your go-to sport. Robert Wang ’19 might have an idea why. “You’re playing against the course,” Wang said, rather than a traditional opponent. And yet,

Golf team takes on their fall season


Lewis & Clark dominate PLU Invitational, finish strong at NWC Fall Classic   By CARLY CHELOVITZ This season, Lewis & Clark’s  men’s and women’s golf teams  are proving that success is nothing less than a tradition. The women’s team recently played  in the Culturame Classic in Aloha, Oregon, placing fourth overall and showing  improvements across

Golf blows away competition


Drew Groshong, golf team perform well in inclement weather By John Trupin /// Staff writer Pioneers are undeterred by challenges in their path, be they fierce competition or forces of nature. This weekend, both the Men’s and Women’s Golf teams proved that they carry that spirit as they put in strong performances in the Northwest Conference’s

Golf gets into the swing of things


By Taylor Hudson /// Staff Writer The men’s and women’s golf teams are already back in the saddle and ready to improve their rankings from last season, one stroke at a time. Last spring, the women finished the 2014 Northwest Conference in fifth place, while the men finished in sixth.  The two-day Pacific Lutheran Invitational