American College Golf Guide
Wheaton College Wheaton Thunder
Women's Golf Program
501 E. College Ave.
Wheaton, Illinois 61087
Organizations: NCAA Div III
Conferences: CCIW (IL-WIS)

Golf Scholarships: No No
Academic and Financial Need Scholarships:Yes Yes


Demographics Information
City/Town Pop. Type Founded Enrollment Gender Mix
50K - 100K Private 1860 2,450 48% M - 52% F

Tuition, Room, and Board
Area Resident State Resident Non-resident R & B
$ 36,420 $ 36,420 $ 10,180
Wheaton Thunder 2017 - 2018 Tournaments
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  Tournament Name Start Date Tournament Type Course Location Finish Place
1 Shoot Out on the Border 09/01/2017 season Bristol Oaks G.C. Bristol WI 6
2 Kyle Campbell Classic 09/08/2017 season The Medalist G.C. Marshall MI 5
3 Elmhurst Bluejay Classic 09/12/2017 season Oak Brook Golf Club Oak Brook IL 2
4 UW Whitewater Fall Invite 09/22/2017 season Blackhawk CC Madison, WI 2
5 Spartan Fall Classic 09/25/2017 season Blackberry Oaks Bristol IL 1
6 CCIW Women’s Golf Championship 10/05/2017 conf Prairie Landing G.C. W. Chicago, IL 3
7 ACU Spring Break Shootout 03/07/2018 season Moon Valley C.C. Phoenix, AZ 1
8 Purgatory Intercollegiate 03/22/2018 season Purgatory G.C. Noblesville IN -
9 MIAA/CCIW Challenge 04/13/2018 season Prairie Landing G.C. W. Chicago IL 2
10 UW Whitewater Spring Fling 04/20/2018 season Beloit Club Beloit, WI 8
Wheaton Thunder 2018 - 2019 Tournaments. (Note: Events & scores added as played)
(Expanded PING Guide/Golfstat subscribers can click on a tournament name to see scores or use Interactive Score Conversion)
  Tournament Name Start Date Tournament Type Course Location Finish Place
1 Shoot Out on the Border 08/31/2018 season Bristol Oaks G.C. Bristol WI 9
2 Kyle Campbell Invitational 09/07/2018 season The Medalist G.C. Marshall MI 11
3 Elmhurst Bluejay Classic 09/11/2018 season Oak Brook Golf Club Oak Brook IL 5
4 Hope Invitational 09/15/2018 season Ravines G.C. Saugatuck MI 4
5 CCIW Preview 09/18/2018 season Joliet C.C. Joliet IL 3
6 Wheaton vs. Benedictine Dual 09/20/2018 season St. Andrew’s Golf & C.C. West Chicago IL 2
7 CCIW Women’s Golf Championship 09/27/2018 conf Joliet C.C. Joliet IL 6
Head Coach: Allie Paluchniak
Office Phone: 630-752-5563
Fax: 630-752-7007
Email: allison.paluchniak@wheaton.edu

Allie Paluchniak was named Wheaton head golf coach in July 2017. She also Wheaton assistant women's basketball coach.

Wheaton College posted team scores 378-391-389 and placed sixth of eight in the fall 2018-19 College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW) Championship at Joliet Country Club in Joliet, Ill. Illinois Wesleyan took the first-round lead with a 325 and beat runner-up Carthage College by 17 strokes. Augustana (IL), North Central and Millikin filled out the top five. The course was par 72 and measured 5,830 yards.

Wheaton's Marin Halvorsen (72-87-77=236) fired an opening 72 and claimed the medal by six strokes, and Madeline Birkbichler (94-93-98=285) was 23rd.

For daily team updates and current roster information, click the Wheaton Thunder team link at the top of this page.

The Thunder placed third in fall 2017-18 and fifth in fall 2016-17 at the CCIW  Championship. They were fourth in 2013, 2014 and 2015 and fifth in 2012.

Wheaton finished 15th-place at the 2009 NCAA D-III Championship.
 

 

Facilities:
Team Home Course: Cantigny Golf Course
Recent Freshman Class Profile:
Average SAT (EBRW + Math) 1320
SAT 25-75 Percentile 1230 - 1410
Average ACT 29.0
ACT 25-75 Percentile 27.0 - 32.0
Application Deadline 1/10
Acceptance Rate 69%
(The 25-75 Percentile indicates the middle 50%)
Avaliable Major Fields of Study
Art, Bible Studies, Business and Management, Communications, Economics, Education, Foreign Languages, Music, Nursing, Psychology, Religion, ROTC - Army, Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, etc.), Sciences (Computer Science), Sciences (Engineering), Sciences (Environmental Sciences), Sciences (Mathematics), Social Sciences
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