American College Golf Guide
Arizona Christian University ACU Eagles
Men's Golf Program
2526 E. Cactus Rd.
Phoenix, Arizona
Organizations: NAIA
Conferences: Assn Indep. Institutions (AII)

Golf Scholarships: Yes Yes
Academic and Financial Need Scholarships:Yes Yes

Demographics Information
City/Town Pop. Type Founded Enrollment Gender Mix
Over 1M Private 1960 750 55% M - 45% F

Tuition, Room, and Board
Area Resident State Resident Non-resident R & B
$ 26,796 $ 26,796 $ 10,674
ACU Eagles 2017 - 2018 Tournaments
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  Tournament Name Start Date Tournament Type Course Location Finish Place
1 CA State Intercollegiate 09/18/2017 season Olivas Links G.C. Ventura CA 3
2 ERAU Co-Ed Invitational 10/09/2017 season Antelope Hills North Prescott AZ 3
3 Vikes Shootout 10/16/2017 season Cordova Bay G.C. Victoria BC 2
4 Firestorm Invitational 11/13/2017 season Moon Valley C.C. Phoenix, AZ 5
5 OUAZ Spring Invite at Wigwam 01/29/2018 season Wigwam Heritage Course AZ 4
6 ACU Spring Invitational 02/12/2018 season Moon Valley C.C. Phoenix AZ 5
7 ACU Spring Break Match 03/07/2018 season AZ 1
8 ACU vs. MN Battle 03/08/2018 season AZ 3
9 ERAU Spring Invite 03/12/2018 season Antelope Hills South Prescott AZ 2
10 Battle at Primm 03/19/2018 season Primm Valley GC Primm Valley NV 11
11 NAIA AII Championships 04/30/2018 conf Wigwam G.C. Litchfield AZ 3
ACU Eagles 2018 - 2019 Tournaments. (Note: Events & scores added as played)
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  Tournament Name Start Date Tournament Type Course Location Finish Place
1 OUAZ Fall Invite 09/17/2018 season Eagles Nest G.C. Goodyear AZ 4
2 ERAU Co-Ed Invitational 10/08/2018 season Antelope Hills North Prescott AZ 4
3 Men’s Golf National Preview 11/05/2018 season Las Sendas G.C. Mesa AZ 6
4 Firestorm Invitational 11/12/2018 season Whirlwind G.C. Chandler, AZ 9
Head Coach: Bryan Altena
Office Phone: 602-489-5300
Fax: --

Bryan Altena is coach. He is a PGA professional.

Competing as an individual, Arizona Christian's Nick Norton tied for 33rd (77-69-71-74=291) in the 2018 NAIA Championship at TPC at Deere Run in Silvis, Ill. Dalton State's S.M. Lee won the national individual title with a 12-under 272 (69-68-66-69). A total of 80 sub-par rounds were posted over 72 holes. The top 17 teams made the 54-hole cut at 219. The course was par 71 and measured 7,066 yards.

Arizona Christian finished third, four strokes out of a tie for first, in the 2018 NAIA Association of Independent Institutions (AII) Championship at Wigwam Golf Course in Litchfield, Ariz. Our Lady of the Lake and Victoria tied for first before the Saints won the title during a one-hole playoff. Seventeen teams competed in the tournament, including schools from the Red River and Golden State Athletic conferences. The course was par 72 and measured 7,000 yards.

The Eagles'  Nick Norton won the AII medal by three strokes with an even-par 216 (71-72-73), while Chris Senna tied for fourth (72-77-72=221). Domenick Postorino tied for 12th (73-80-74=227).

Arizona Christian took 16th in the 2017 NAIA Championship, and second in the Golden State Athletic Conference Championship.

Arizona Christian finished second in the 2016 Golden State Athletic Conference Championship.The Eagles placed fourth in the 2013 Cascade Conference/NAIA Unaffiliated Championship. ACU placed eighth in the 2011 and 2012 NAIA Association of Independent Institutions (AII) Championship.


Team Home Course: Moon Valley Country Club
Other Area Courses: The Legacy Golf Resort, Vistal Golf Club, The Point at Lookout Mountain, Mountain Shadows
Recent Freshman Class Profile:
Average SAT (EBRW + Math) 1050
SAT 25-75 Percentile 940 - 1160
Average ACT 20.0
ACT 25-75 Percentile 18.0 - 22.0
Application Deadline 8/15
Acceptance Rate %
(The 25-75 Percentile indicates the middle 50%)
Avaliable Major Fields of Study
Bible Studies, Business and Management, Education, Music, Pre-Dental, Pre-Law, Pre-Medicine, Psychology, Social Sciences
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