American College Golf Guide
University of Michigan Michigan Wolverines
Men's Golf Program
1000 S. State St.
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-2201
Organizations: NCAA Div I
Conferences: Big Ten

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


Demographics Information
City/Town Pop. Type Founded Enrollment Gender Mix
100K - 250K Public 1817 28,500 51% M - 49% F

Tuition, Room, and Board
Area Resident State Resident Non-resident R & B
$ 15,262 $ 49,350 $ 11,534
Michigan Wolverines 2017 - 2018 Tournaments
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  Tournament Name Start Date Tournament Type Course Location Finish Place
1 Inverness Intercollegiate 09/18/2017 season Inverness Club Toledo OH 3
2 Northern Intercollegiate 09/24/2017 season Rich Harvest Farms Sugar Grove IL 5
3 Jerry Pate National Intercolle 10/09/2017 season Old Overton G.C. Birmingham AL 11
4 Royal Oaks Intercollegiate 10/23/2017 season Royal Oaks C.C. Dallas, TX 5
5 Southwestern Invitational 02/26/2018 season North Ranch C.C. Westlake Vlg,CA 12
6 Desert Mountain Intercolleg. 03/03/2018 season Desert Mountain-Outlaw Scottsdale AZ 2
7 Linger Longer Invitational 03/18/2018 season Great Waters G.C. Eatonton GA 15
8 The Aggie Invitational 04/07/2018 season Traditions Club Bryan TX 9
9 Boilermaker Invitational 04/14/2018 season Kampen Course W Lafayette IN 8
10 Big Ten Championship 04/27/2018 conf Baltimore Country Club Baltimore, MD 6
Michigan Wolverines 2018 - 2019 Tournaments. (Note: Events & scores added as played)
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  Tournament Name Start Date Tournament Type Course Location Finish Place
1 Northern Intercollegiate 09/15/2018 season Rich Harvest Farms Sugar Grove IL 7
2 Windon Memorial 09/23/2018 season The Knollwood Club Lake Forest IL 5
3 Fighting Irish Golf Classic 10/07/2018 season Warren G.C. South Bend IN 8
4 Royal Oaks Intercollegiate 10/22/2018 season Royal Oaks C.C. Dallas TX 14
5 Florida Gators Invitational 02/16/2019 season Mark Bostick GC @ U of FL Gainesville FL 11
6 Desert Mountain Intercolleg. 03/09/2019 season Desert Mountain-Outlaw Scottsdale AZ 10
7 Tar Heel Intercollegiate 03/23/2019 season UNC Finley G.C. Chapel Hill, NC 12
8 Boilermaker Invitational 04/13/2019 season Kampen Course W Lafayette IN 5
9 Big Ten Championship 04/26/2019 conf Philadelphia Cricket Club PA 4
Head Coach: Chris Whitten
Office Phone: 734-936-0974
Fax: 734-647-9900
Email: cwhitten@umich.edu

Chris Whitten was named head coach in June 2001. He served five years as Michigan assistant coach prior to being promoted to head coach.  Whitten played at Notre Dame.

University of Michigan improved its scores each round and finished fourth in the 2019 Big Ten Conference Championship at Philadelphia Cricket Club's Wissahickon Course in Flourtown, Pa. Five-time champion Illinois took the lead after two rounds then outlasted Purdue on the final day to win by five strokes. Rounding out the top five teams were Michigan State in third, Michigan in fourth and Nebraska in fifth. Weather was a mixed bag throughout the tournament, with decent conditions existing during the final round. Scores were up an average of four strokes during the second round due to high winds at the par 72, 7,102-yard course, where the average 18-hole score was 72.3 strokes.

Charlie Pillon (72-72-69=213) took third and Nick Carlson (71-74-75=220) tied for 11th to pace the Wolverines.

Michigan placed sixth in the 2018 Big Ten Conference Championship.

The Wolverines finished 10th in the 2017 NCAA D-I Washington Regional, and ninth in the Big Ten Championship.

Michigan placed 10th in the 2016 NCAA D-I Franklin Regional, and tied for fourth at the Big Ten Championship.

Michigan placed seventh in the 2015 NCAA D-I Bremerton Regional, and 11th in the Big Ten Conference Championship.

University of Michigan finished 12th at the 2014 Big Ten Conference Championship, and 10th in 2011, 2012 and 2013 Big Ten Conference Championship. In 2010, the Wolverines tied for 10th at the 2011 NCAA Championship and won the NCAA Central Regional.

Michigan finished sixth at the 2010 NCAA Central Regionals, and took fourth in the Big Ten tournament.

Michigan finished in a tie for third at the 2009 NCAA Championships. The Wolverines placed fifth at the NCAA Division I Southwest Regional. 

 

Facilities:
School Owned Course: The University of Michigan Golf Course was designed in the late 1920s by Alister MacKenzie.
Other Area Courses: Michigan Radrick Farms Golf Course
Practice Facilities: The Weisfeld Family Golf Center provides the University of Michigan mens and womens golf teams an elite, state-of-the-art practice facility. It is equipped with a V1 coaching and camera system, the TrackMan golf radar system, and an aboutGolf simulator. Five indoor hitting bays and an expansive bentgrass teeing ground both use the existing driving range, which was flattened and re-sculpted for better sight lines as part of the project. The heated bays, an indoor short game practice area, and the indoor simulator allow the teams to practice year-round. The WFGC also includes team meeting areas, locker rooms, a study area, a player lounge, and offices for the coaches.
Recent Freshman Class Profile:
Average SAT (EBRW + Math) 1460
SAT 25-75 Percentile 1380 - 1540
Average ACT 32.0
ACT 25-75 Percentile 30.0 - 35.0
Application Deadline 1/31
Acceptance Rate 32%
(The 25-75 Percentile indicates the middle 50%)
Avaliable Major Fields of Study
Accounting, African/Asian and International Studies, Architecture, Art, Aviation/Aerospace, Broadcasting/Telecommunications, Business and Management, Classics, Communications, Cooperative Education Program, Dance, Dental Hygiene, Drama, Economics, Education, Film and Video, Foreign Languages, Graphic Design, Journalism, Liberal Arts, Music, Nursing, Pharmacy, Physical Education, Physical Therapy, Pre-Dental, Pre-Law, Pre-Medicine, Psychology, Religion, ROTC - Air Force, ROTC - Army, ROTC - Navy, Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, etc.), Sciences (Computer Science), Sciences (Engineering), Sciences (Environmental Sciences), Sciences (Marine Sciences/Oceanography), Sciences (Mathematics), Social Sciences, Sports Management
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