Meet the 2014 Malone University Pioneer Men’s Golf Team on May 16
May 13, 2014 | Release # 6919
Help send off the 2014 Malone University Pioneer Men's Golf team to NCAA-DII national championships! Come meet the reigning GLIAC conference and NCAA-DII super-regional champs at Chick-fil-A Family Restaurant, located at 5411 Dressler Rd NW in North Canton, Ohio on Friday, May 16 at 6 p.m.
With consistent outstanding play and holding the lead after each round of the three-day tournament, the Malone University men's golf team, led by head coach Ken Hyland, captured the NCAA Division II Super Regional event among a 20-team field, to earn the first-ever berth to an NCAA Division II National Championship by any Pioneer athletics team. Last fall, the Pioneer golfers became the first-ever Malone team in any sport to earn a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) championship. The NCAA Division II National Championships will be held at the Meadows Golf Course in Allendale, Michigan May 19-23.
Malone University, a Christian university for the arts, sciences, and professions in the liberal arts tradition, affiliated with the Evangelical Friends Church, awards both undergraduate and graduate degrees in more than 100 academic programs. Malone has been recognized by the prestigious Templeton Foundation as a leader in character development, as one of Northeast Ohio’s Top Workplaces by the Cleveland Plain Dealer, and is ranked among the top colleges and universities in the Midwest under the category Regional Universities according to U.S.News & World Report's America's Best Colleges 2014,has been awarded the designation Military Friendly School by Victory Media, and is named to AffordableCollegesOnline (ACO)’s Best Lifetime Return on Investment list for the State of Ohio.
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