June 15, 2014
Former Gophers Clayton Rask and Donald Constable both played in the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 after earning spots in qualifying tournaments. Rask tied for 63rd, while Constable missed the cut.
Rask was 4 over entering the weekend after carding rounds of 73 and 71 to make the cut. He then posted two 77s on the weekend and finished at 18 over on the tough course.
Constable’s tournament was done before the weekend. He bounced back from a Thursday 82 with a 3-over 73 on Friday, but missed the cut at 15 over through 36 holes.
Rask’s senior year at Minnesota was 2008, while Constable’s was 2011. Both were All-Big Ten selections for the Gophers before moving on to professional golf after graduation.
Gophers Sixth at Maui Jim Led by Flanagan, Jones
Two Minnesota players finished in the top six spots at Desert Forest Golf Club.
Three Gophers in Top 10 through 36
Minnesota is in sixth place with 18 holes left at the Maui Jim Intercollegiate in Carefree, Ariz.
Gophers Near Top of Maui Jim Leaderboard
Riley Johnson is tied for third individually after 18 holes of play as the Gophers are tied for second.