Rúnar Arnórsson
Rúnar Arnórsson


Hafnarfjörður, Iceland

Fall 2015: Had a 76.13 scoring average over eight rounds•low round score was 72•finished fifth in the Husky Individual

In 11 tournaments, held a 74.78 stroke average. Fall 2014:Had a 75.60 scoring average over 15 rounds • had one under-par round (70) at the Alister MacKenzie Invitational • top finish was a tie for 37th at the Gopher Invitational, where he played as an individual. Spring 2015: Competed in six spring tournaments with a 74.06 stroke average • finished 36th at the Big Ten Championships (+14) • shot a season-low 69 at The Goodwin • the Gophers' top finisher at the ASU Thunderbird Invitational, tying for 28th.

Placed second at the 2013 Icelandic Match Play Championship • finished the 2013 season as the top-ranked golfer on the Icelandic Elite Tour • season-low round in 2013 was a 7-under 64 • second at the 2012 Icelandic Championship • represented Team Iceland at the 2012 Eisenhower Trophy in Turkey.

Son of Arnor Skulason and Margrjet Thordardottir.

Year Tournaments Rounds Strokes Average -Par Top-10 Finishes Low Round
2014-15 11 32 2,393 74.78 2 -- 69
2015-16 3 8 609 76.13 -- 1 72
Total 14 40 3,002 75.05 2 1 69

Career Bests

Round 69 The Goodwin 3/28/15
Finish 5th Husky Individual 9/21-22/15
Score 214 The Goodwin 3/26-28/15
Tourn. Score to Par +4 The Goodwin 3/26-28/15


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Arnorsson won all his matches, while Vining and DuToit won three apiece at Hammock Beach Resort.

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The Gophers lost to Purdue and defeated Indiana in the first two round of the Big Ten Match Play Championship

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