Photo by Scott Bruhn/Nebraska Communications

Huskers Tee Off Season at Badger Invitational

By NU Athletic Communications

Madison, Wis. – The Nebraska men’s golf team will head to Madison, Wis., this weekend to compete in its season opener at the Badger Invitational.

University Ridge Golf Course, a par-72, 7,259-yard layout, will host the 54-hole invitational. Live scoring will be available on BirdieFire.com.

Junior Jace Guthmiller, who started every tournament last year, will start in the No. 1 spot. Guthmiller had the best stroke average (73.66) of the returning golfers from last season with a pair of top-20 finishes.

Cameron Jones had a 75.93 stroke average last season and will start off his sophomore campaign in the No. 2 spot in the lineup. 

Freshman Daniel Pearson kicks off his career as a Husker in the No. 3 spot for Nebraska. The Colorado native looks to make an immediate impact in his debut as a Husker.

Jackson Wendling competed in six tournaments last year and has secured the No. 4 spot. The junior had a stroke average of 76.76 last season.

Freshman Patrick Clare is another new face making his Husker debut in the No. 5 spot. Before coming to Nebraska, Clare captured the Nebraska Class A individual state title.

Badger Invitational

Sunday, Sept. 10 - Tuesday, Sept. 12

Madison, Wis. - University Ridge Golf Course

Par 72 - 7,259 yards

Live scoring: (Birdiefire.com) https://m.birdiefire.com/tournament/36087/

Format

  • Sunday, Sept. 10 - 18 holes starting at 9 a.m. CT (Tee Times off Holes 1 and 10)
  • Monday, Sept. 11 - 18 holes starting at 9 a.m. CT  (Tee Times off Holes 1 and 10)
  • Tuesday, Sept. 12 - 18 holes starting at 9:30 a.m. CT (Shotgun Start)

Nebraska Lineup

  1. Jace Guthmiller
  2. Cameron Jones
  3. Daniel Pearson
  4. Jackson Wendling
  5. Patrick Clare

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