American College Golf Guide
Minnesota State University-Mankato MSU Mavericks
Women's Golf Program
135 Myers Fieldhouse
Mankato, Minnesota 56001
Organizations: NCAA Div II
Conferences: Northern Sun (NSIC)

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

Demographics Information
City/Town Pop. Type Founded Enrollment Gender Mix
20K - 50K Public 1867 14,000 48% M - 52% F

Tuition, Room, and Board
Area Resident State Resident Non-resident R & B
$ 8,438 $ 16,730 $ 9,854
MSU Mavericks 2018 - 2019 Tournaments
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  Tournament Name Start Date Tournament Type Course Location Finish Place
1 Central Region Fall Preview 09/04/2018 season Prairie Highlands G.C. Olathe, KS 7
2 Golden Bear Classic 09/17/2018 season Stone Ridge G.C. Stillwater MN 2
3 Mustang Invitational 09/22/2018 season Marshall G.C. Marshall, MN 2
4 Lewis Flyer Intercollegiate 10/01/2018 season Cog Hill G.C. #2 Lemont IL 1
5 NCAA DII Central Reg. Preview 10/16/2018 season Muskogee C.C. Muskogee OK 9
6 Holiday Inn Express Classic 03/18/2019 season St. Joseph CC St. Joseph MO 2
7 UIU Spring Invite 03/30/2019 season Sunnyside C.C. Waterloo IA 1
8 Central Region Spring Preview 04/08/2019 season Rivercut GC Springfield MO 9
9 NSIC Championship 04/26/2019 conf Dachota Ridge Morton MN 1
10 NCAA D2 Women’sCentral Regiona 05/06/2019 reg Muskogee G.C. Muskogee OK 4
MSU Mavericks 2019 - 2020 Tournaments. (Note: Events & scores added as played)
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  Tournament Name Start Date Tournament Type Course Location Finish Place
1 Central Region Fall Preview 09/03/2019 season Adams Point G.C. Blue Springs MO 9
2 Golden Bear Classic 09/16/2019 season Hillcrest G.C. St. Paul, MN 5
3 Mustang Invitational 09/21/2019 season Marshall G.C. Marshall, MN 2
4 Lewis Flyer Intercollegiate 09/30/2019 season Cog Hill G.C. #2 Lemont IL 4
5 Midwest Classic 10/07/2019 season Mules National G.C. Warrensburg MO 16
6 Trevecca Music City Invite 10/14/2019 season Old Fort G.C. Murfreesboro,TN 5
Head Coach: Bryant Black
Office Phone: 320-760-3030
Fax: 507-389-2904

Bryant Black was named women's golf coach in 2018. He has been head coach of the Minnesota State men's golf program since 2014. Black competed for the Maverick golf team 2007-2010, and he earned both a BS and MS in sport management from MSU.

The Minnesota State-Mankato Mavericks lost a playoff to Central Missouri for fourth place in the 12-team 2019 NCAA D-II Central Regional at Muskogee Golf Club in Muskogee, Okla.  Southwestern Oklahoma State closed with 291-297 to win by four strokes over runner-up Arkansas Tech and 20 over third-place Northeastern State. The Mavs lost the playoff for fourth and the last spot to advance to the D-II Championship. Central Oklahoma was sixth, missing the playoff by four strokes. The 66-player field recorded a 79.0-stroke scoring average on the 5,982-yard, par-71 course. The threat of bad weather condensed the tournament to two days with 36 holes on the second day. Only three rounds of par-71 or better were posted over 54 holes.

Alissa Carlson (76-79-72=227) recorded a top 10 for MSU, and Maddy Messin (81-75-77=233) tied for 19th.

Minnesota State opened a 21 shot lead with a first-round 309 and cruised at the 2019 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) Championship at Dachota Ridge Golf Club at Morton, Minn. Defending champion Augustana finished second, Minot State claimed third, Sioux Falls was fourth and Upper Iowa fifth. The course was par 72, measuring 5,906 yards and produced an average 18-hole score of 90.2 strokes in cool, windy conditions. The 54-hole tournament was scheduled for 18 holes each day for three days but was condensed to two days due to predicted heavy rain.

Abbe Partington (77-81-77=235) and Alissa Carlson (75-81-80=236) finished 1-2 for the Mavs. Maddy Messin (78-82-78=238) took fourth.

Minnesota State finished 11th in the 12-team 2018 NCAA D-II Central Regional after placing second to Augustana in the 2018 NSIC Championsip.

MSU placed ninth at the 12-team 2017 NCAA D-II Central Regional and took second at the 2017 NSIC Championship.

Minnesota State-Mankato was never in contention and finished ninth in the 12-team 2016 NCAA D-II Central Regional. The Mavericks came in third in the 72-hole 2015-16 NSIC Championship.

Minnesota State-Mankato placed seventh in the nine-team 2015 NCAA D-II Central Regional and fourth overall in the NSIC.

The Mavericks finished eighth at the nine-team 2014 NCAA D-II Central Regional and third in the NSIC.

MSU-Mankato placed ninth at the 2013 NCAA D-II Central Regional and second in the NSIC.

The Mavericks finished sixth at the nine-team 2012 NCAA D-II Central Regional after placing second to Augustana in the 72-hole 2012-13 NSIC Championship.

MSU-Mankato placed fourth overall in the 2010-11 NSIC Championship and placed fifth at the 2011 NCAA D-II Central Regional.

The Mavs finished third at the 2010 NCAA D-II Central Regional and 11th at the 2010 NCAA D-II Championship. They also advanced to the 2006 NCAA D-II Championship.



Team Home Course: Mankato Golf Club
Recent Freshman Class Profile:
Average SAT (EBRW + Math) 0
SAT 25-75 Percentile -
Average ACT 22.0
ACT 25-75 Percentile 20.0 - 24.0
Application Deadline 8/15
Acceptance Rate 67%
(The 25-75 Percentile indicates the middle 50%)
Avaliable Major Fields of Study
Accounting, African/Asian and International Studies, Agriculture, Allied Health, Art, Aviation/Aerospace, Broadcasting/Telecommunications, Business and Management, Communications, Criminal Justice, Dance, Dental Hygiene, Drama, Economics, Education, Fashion/Interior Design, Foreign Languages, Forestry, Graphic Design, Home Economics, Liberal Arts, Medical Technology, Military Science, Music, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Physical Education, Physical Therapy, Pre-Dental, Pre-Law, Pre-Medicine, Psychology, Religion, ROTC - Army, Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, etc.), Sciences (Computer Science), Sciences (Engineering), Sciences (Environmental Sciences), Sciences (Mathematics), Social Sciences, Sports Management
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