Women's track and field leads the way with 45 recognized individuals
Sophomore Tyler Lowenstein Paced Minnesota with a tie for 10th Place Finish
Erik Van Rooyen and Tyler Lowenstein are both in the top 10 going into the final round.
The Invite is the Regular Season Finale for Minnesota; Big Tens Begin on April 26
Junior Alex Gaugert Contributed a Career Weekend and Finished Fourth Individually
2014-15 • SENIOR SEASON:
In four tournaments, held a 76.00 stroke average. Fall 2014:Played in three tournaments, with a stroke average of 76.00 • tied for ninth at the Gopher Invitational with a low round of 71 and tournament score of 218 (+5) • also played at the Windon Memorial Classic and William H. Tucker Intercollegiate. Spring 2015: Shot a 76 (+4) at the Gophers' dual match with Dartmouth.
2013-14 • JUNIOR SEASON:
Held a 75.32 stroke average in eight tournaments.Fall 2013:Played in six tournaments, with a stroke average of 74.12 (second on the team) and two top-10 finishes (three top-20) • led the Gophers at the Gopher Invitational, tying for 10th with a career-low score of 214 (+1) • lowest round of the fall was a 70 in third round of the Gopher Invite • tied for eighth at the Barnabas Health Intercollegiate (+7) • tied for 16th at the Kiawah Classic with a score of 222 (+6). Spring 2014: Finished 60th at the Big Ten Championships • also played as an individual in the Saint John's Spring Invitational • Academic All-Big Ten • Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar.
2012-13 • SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Appeared in seven tournaments for a combined 21 rounds of golf • team counted 16 of 21 rounds (.762) • recorded a season-low round of 70 at the U.S. Intercollegiate • finished the U.S. Intercollegiate with a 54-hole score of 218, the lowest total of his collegiate career • tied for 10th at the Rutherford Invitational, the first top-10 finish of his career • was in the lineup for the Gophers at the Big Ten Championships and finished in a tie for 25th • letterwinner.
2011-12 • FRESHMAN SEASON:
Appeared in six tournaments on the season • made his collegiate debut at the season-opening Gopher Invitational • finished the season with a stroke average of 76.38 • team counted 13 of his 18 rounds on the season • shot a season-best score of 222 (+9) at the FAU Spring Break Invitational • letterwinner.
2010 and 2011 Minnesota PGA Players' Tour Match Play champion • member of the 2011 Minnesota PGA Junior Cup (Minnesota-Wisconsin) team • golfed with the 2010 MGA Minnesota-Manitoba Junior Cup team.
A graduate of Wayzata High School • team won Minnesota State High School League Class 3A, section, and Classic Lake Conference titles three years in a row (2009-11) • two-time all-state honoree, tying for second individually in 2010, and third in 2011 • holds school record for most medalist honors in a single golf season (11) • three-time letterwinner • academic all-state in 2010 and 2011.
Born February 27, 1993 • son of David and Jana Lowenstein • has a younger brother, Zackery • enjoys playing piano and guitar • intends to major in economics and minor in statistics.
|Year||Tournaments||Rounds||Strokes||Average||- Par||Top 10 Finishes||Low Round|
|Round:||70||twice, last at Gopher Invitational||9/9/13|
|Finish:||T8th||Barnabas Health Intercollegiate||10/20-21/13|
|Tournament Score:||214||Gopher Invitational||9/8-9/13|
|Tourn. Score to Par:||+1||Gopher Invitational||9/8-9/13|
Mendez Travels the World for Golf
The Gophers senior has played in all three Latin American Amateur Championships since the event's inception.
2017 Gopher Invitational Field Announced
Ten teams from the 2016 tournament will return to Windsong Farm Golf Club this fall.
Gophers Excel in Classroom
Minnesota's fall grades are in, and six team members had at least a 3.7 grade point average.