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Big East athletic directors deny golf coaches’ request to play in the fall

DePaul golfer Charlie Spencer-White.
July 24, 2020

The Big East men’s golf coaches sent a letter to the conference’s athletic directors earlier this week requesting them to consider two scenarios for a potential fall season, according to a document...

NCAA decision gives spring sports athletes extra opportunity

DePaul golfer Charlie Spencer-White.
April 5, 2020

DePaul spring sports athletes had to cope with the quick news that they would not be playing another second of their still-young seasons in mid-March, when the Big East shut down all spring sports competition...

Big East to cancel all spring sports competition

Big East conference logo displayed in place of the DePaul Athletics logo underneath the jumbotron for the Big East Championship at Wintrust Arena.
March 12, 2020

The Big East athletic conference is canceling all spring sports for the remainder of the season, they announced in a press release on Thursday afternoon. This decision to cancel comes after the NCAA made...

Out on the loop: the best seat in the house

A cover poster for the upcoming documentary Loopers, a history of caddying in golf.
May 28, 2019

Golf is often considered to be a solo pursuit, and for most of us, it is. There is nobody around to pick up the slack when you forget your A-game back at the car. The simple, yet excruciating task of getting...

Balanced group leads DePaul to joint best finish in Big East Tournament

DePaul golfer Charlie Spencer-White.
May 6, 2019

The men’s golf team at DePaul enjoyed one of the most successful seasons in its history. The team culminated its  season finishing second in the Big East Tournament, which tied their best finish in...

Twins’ journey together set to continue following golf career

Senior golfer Bobby Thomas swings away during the Fighting Irish Classic in October, 2017. Thomas finished the tournament with a total score of 223.
March 11, 2019

Twins are often asked the same questions over and over. Are you identical? Who is older? How can people tell you apart? Where is your twin now? That last question is pretty easy for the Thomas twins. Freddy...

Golf thaws out for spring season with simulator

DePaul senior Bobby Thomas practices hitting his wedge to a variety of distances as part of a friendly contest with his teammates.
February 18, 2019

Even if you’ve never read Malcolm Gladwell’s bestselling book “Outliers,” you’ve probably still stumbled across its central message that practice makes perfect — about 10,000 hours of practice,...

Woods inspires youth again with win

Woods inspires youth again with win
October 1, 2018

After five grueling years since his last win at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational, Tiger Woods got back in the winners circle with his triumph at the Tour Championship last week. For many golf fans,...

Men’s golf finishes third at Callawassie

Freshman Joey McCarthy said he's learned a lot over the course of his freshman year at DePaul. He finish T-8 at Callawassie.
May 14, 2018

DePaul’s men’s golf team returned to Callawassie Island for the Big East Championship last weekend in the hopes of avoiding another nightmare collapse on the final day. Last year, under the command...

Golf swings into spring season

Freddy Thomas averaged 74.41 during the fall season, second on the team behind Joe McCarthy. 
(Photo courtesy of DePaul Athletics)
February 19, 2018

After nearly four months off, the DePaul men’s golf team returned to the course for the spring portion of their schedule last week competing in the Earl Yestingsmeier Match Play. Senior Freddy Thomas...

DePaul men’s golf welcomes a new era

Freshman Joe McCarthy finished T-7 in his first tournament as a Blue Demon.  Photo: DePaul Athletics
October 9, 2017

DePaul men’s golf team members Joe McCarthy, Bobby Thomas and Freddy Thomas say the team’s goal for the season is simple: bring home the Big East Championship title. “I think (winning the Big East)...

Club Golf looks for successful transition of power

Club Golf looks for successful transition of power
October 3, 2017

As a new student attending a new school, most people would look to join existing clubs that interest them.  Senior Adam Gracik chose a different route and decided to create a club that interested him. In...

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