2014-15 Women's Golf News
March 4, 2015
Kim Cifuentes Named Big Sky Golfer of the Week
OGDEN, Utah - Sophomore Kim Cifuentes was named the Big Sky Golfer of the Week today for her performance at the Red Rocks Invitational last weekend in Sedona, Ariz.
February 28, 2015
Women's Golf Wins at Red Rocks Invitational
SEDONA, Ariz. - Led by Kim Cifuentes in a tie for third, the Northern Arizona women's golf team picked up a big win at the Red Rocks Invitational today in Sedona, Ariz.
February 27, 2015
Women’s Golf in First After Day One of Red Rocks Invitational
SEDONA, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona women’s golf team began play in its second tournament this week as it hosted the Red Rocks Invitational at the Oakcreek Country Club in Sedona. Day one of competition saw the Lumberjacks in first place by one stroke.
February 26, 2015
Golf Hosts Red Rocks Invitational
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona women’s golf hosts the Red Rock Invitational this Friday and Saturday, February 27-28, at the Oakcreek Country Club in Sedona, Ariz. Originally scheduled for February 28-March 1, the tournament was moved up due to inclement weather.
February 26, 2015
Kaitlyn Saum Named Big Sky Golfer of the Week
OGDEN, Utah - Freshman Kaitlyn Saum was named the Big Sky Golfer of the Week today by the conference office following her top three performance at the Grand Canyon Invitational earlier this week.
February 25, 2015
Red Rocks Invitational Moved to Friday
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Due to inclement weather, the Red Rocks Invitational hosted by Northern Arizona women's golf has been moved up and will now take place from Friday, February 27 to Saturday, February 28 at the Oakcreek Country Club in Sedona, Ariz.
February 25, 2015
Saum Posts Season Best Round at Grand Canyon Invitational
LITCHFIELD PARK, Ariz. – Freshman Kaitlin Saum posted a final round total of 70 (-2) – Northern Arizona golf’s best round of the season – to finish in a tie for third with 222 (+6) and lead the Lumberjacks to a third-place finish at the Grand Canyon Invitational.
February 24, 2015
Golf Stays in Top Three After Day Two at Grand Canyon Invitational
LITCHFIELD PARK, Ariz. - Northern Arizona women's golf kept their place in the top three at the Grand Canyon Invitational today. They posted a score of 311 today, leading to a combined score of 612 (+36) for the tournament.
February 23, 2015
Golf Opens Strong at Grand Canyon Invitational
LITCHFIELD PARK, Ariz. - Northern Arizona women's golf opened spring season on a high note and are going into day two of the Grand Canyon Invitational ranked second with a score of 301 (+13).
February 20, 2015
Spring Into Action: Golf Opens Their Spring Season at Grand Canyon University
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona women’s golf opens their spring campaign at the Grand Canyon Women’s Invitational from February 23-25 in Litchfield Park, Ariz.
February 16, 2015
Spring Forward: Strong Returners and Talented Newcomers Look to
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona women’s golf looks to take positives from their up-and-down performances during the spring and fall of the 2014 to build a new team culture going into their spring campaign.
February 3, 2015
Golf Picked Fifth in Preseason Poll
OGDEN, Utah - Northern Arizona women’s golf has been picked to finish fifth in the Big Sky Preseason Coaches’ Poll, released today by the conference office.
November 25, 2014
NAU Student-Athletes Give Back to the Community in Operation Christmas Child
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona student-athletes are always giving back to the community of Flagstaff and this past weekend, the freshmen class held Operation Christmas Child to start spreading the holiday cheer.
November 17, 2014
'Jack Golf Signs Arizona Stand-Out
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona women’s golf signed Tucson native Morgan Messick to their 2015-16 team. Head Coach Brad Bedortha praised Messick as being one of the top recruits in program history.
November 10, 2014
On Par: Laura Jabczenski Strikes Balance as an NAU Student-Athlete
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Laura Jabczenski has redefined what it means to be a student-athlete at Northern Arizona University. Jabczenski, a senior on the women’s golf team, has brought back the key component of the word student in that title.
October 29, 2014
NAU Athletics Posts 85 Percent Graduation Success Rate
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Northern Arizona Athletics Department posted a school-best 85 percent Graduation Success Rate, as released by the NCAA national office Tuesday. It was the highest of the three state universities, and tied for the best in the Big Sky Conference.
October 29, 2014
Jacquie LeMarr Named Big Sky Women's Golfer of the Week
OGDEN, Utah - Junior Jacquie LeMarr was named the Big Sky Women's Golfer of the Week today by the conference office. LeMarr finished second overall at last weekend's Firestone Grill Cal Poly Women's Invitational with her two-round, even-par score of 146.
October 27, 2014
NAU Student-Athletes Spread Message During Red Ribbon Week
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University Athletics participated in the annual Red Ribbon Week throughout the community last week, from Oct. 20-24. A total of 134 student-athletes participated in Red Ribbon Week visiting local schools, speaking with Flagstaff’s youth and interacting with them in athletic activities.
October 26, 2014
LeMarr Leads 'Jacks to Top-Two Finish at Cal Poly
ARROYO GRANDE, Calif. – Junior Jacquie LeMarr shot one under-par today at the Firestone Grill Cal Poly Invitational to lead the Northern Arizona women’s golf team to a second-place finish.
October 23, 2014
'Jacks Wrap Up Fall Schedule at Cal Poly
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz.- Northern Arizona women’s golf wraps up their fall schedule this weekend – Oct. 25-26 – at the Firestone Grill Cal Poly Women’s Invitational. Saturday’s round tees at 8 a.m. Flagstaff time and Sunday tees at 8:30 a.m. Flagstaff time.
October 12, 2014
'Jacks Continue at Ron Moore Intercollegiate
DENVER, Colo. - Northern Arizona women's golf dropped to ninth-place today after the second round of the Ron Moore Intercollegiate hosted by Denver University. The 'Jacks posted a one-round total of 317 and have a combined Friday and Saturday score of 627 (+51).
October 12, 2014
'Jacks Lead Big Sky at Ron Moore Intercollegiate
DENVER, Colo. - Despite cold and windy conditions, Northern Arizona women's golf played their best round of the Ron Moore Invitational to tie for seventh. The 'Jacks came in with a score of 310 for today and a three-round total of 927 (+63).
October 10, 2014
'Jacks in Eighth After First Round of Ron Moore
DENVER, Colo. - Northern Arizona women's golf sits in eighth-place following the first day of competition at the Ron Moore Intercollegiate hosted by Denver University. The 'Jacks had a combined round of 310 (+22) earlier today.
October 8, 2014
Lumberjack Golf Faces Big Sky Competition at Ron Moore Intercollegiate
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona women’s golf is coming off a two week break to take on the Ron Moore Women’s Intercollegiate hosted by Denver University. The tournament kicks off on Friday, Oct. 10 and runs through Sunday. Each round tees off at 7:30 a.m. Flagstaff time.
September 28, 2014
Women's Golf Shows Improvement at Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate
PALM DESERT, Calif. - Northern Arizona golf improved on every round at the Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate this weekend to end in a tie for fifth place with 936 (+72).
September 27, 2014
NAU Golf Wraps Up Day One in Palm Desert
PALM DESERT, Calif. - Northern Arizona golf wrapped up day one of the Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate in a tie for ninth place with 631 (+55).
September 26, 2014
Golf Travels to Palm Desert for Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona golf heads to the Palm Desert, Calif. this weekend to compete in the Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate hosted by Wyoming.
September 16, 2014
Brittany McKee Leads 'Jacks at Oregon State Invitational
CORVALLIS, Ore. – Northern Arizona women’s golf finished the Oregon State Invitational in ninth-place today with 930 (+66).
September 15, 2014
Lumberjack Golf competes at Oregon State
Northern Arizona women’s golf competes at the Oregon State Invitational today and tomorrow in Corvallis, Ore. on the Trysting Tree Golf Club.
September 15, 2014
Golf Wraps Up Day One of Oregon State Invitational
Northern Arizona women’s golf finished the first two rounds of the Oregon State Invitational today at the Trysting Tree Golf Club.
September 9, 2014
Day Two of Hobble Creek Fall Classic Rained Out
The second day of the Hobble Creek Fall Classic has been cancelled due to rain. Northern Arizona finishes in 10th-place with a 36-hole score of 622 (+44).
September 8, 2014
Lumberjacks Wrap Up Day One of Hobble Creek Fall Classic
Northern Arizona golf kicked off their season today with the first two rounds of the Hobble Creek Fall Classic, co-hosted by Utah Valley and BYU.
September 5, 2014
Northern Arizona Golf Opens with Hobble Creek Fall Classic
Northern Arizona women’s golf kicks off its fall schedule early next week with the Hobble Creek Fall Classic co-hosted by Utah Valley University and Brigham Young University on Sept. 8-9 in Springville, Utah.
August 12, 2014
NAU's Jacquie LeMarr Caddies at USGA Girls Junior Championship
Junior Jacquie LeMarr recently caddied for Marijosse Navarro at the USGA Girls Junior Championship from July 21-26. Together, the pair put together an incredible run that finished with a second-place finish at the tournament held at Flagstaff's Forest Highlands Golf Club. She recently wrote a blog for nauathletics.com detailing her experience.
July 17, 2014
'Jack Golf Lines Up Competitive 2014-15 Slate
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Lumberjack women's golf team looks ahead to an impressive 2014-15 schedule lined up for them. Looking to strengthen their tournament field experiences, NAU will head to some competitive events where they will face excellent conference and non-conference competition led by head coach Brad Bedortha. Bedortha, who has led NAU to two conference championships, is extremely confident about this year's team and tournament schedule.
July 9, 2014
Golf's Bezdicek Named All-American Scholar by WGCA
CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. – Junior Savana Bezdicek was recognized by the Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) as an All-American Scholar for the second time in her career. A total of 664 women’s collegiate golfers were recognized with the prestigious honor.