Aug. 22, 2014
University of Minnesota assistant men's golf coach Tyler Stith has accepted a position as head men's golf coach at the University of Iowa. Stith, a former Iowa student-athlete and assistant coach, served as assistant to Golden Gophers head coach John Carlson for the past three seasons. Minnesota won the 2014 Big Ten title in their third season on staff together.
"The dedication and professionalism Tyler exemplified daily helped make our Gopher Golf program even stronger," Carlson said. "He is more than worthy of a head coaching position. It was a privilege to work with Tyler, and I wish him the best of luck."
Johnson Ties for 12th at Valspar Collegiate
The Golden Gophers finished 12th as a team at the Floridian against a tough field.
Johnson, Gophers Move Up Valspar Leaderboard
Riley Johnson is tied for fifth, two shots behind the leader going into the final round at the Floridian.
Arnorsson Two Shots Out of Lead
The Golden Gophers are in 13th place after 18 holes of the Valspar Collegiate.