Primm Valley Golf Club
Las Vegas, Nevada
The Event...Northwestern College will make its spring season debut at the Battle at Primm, an event held at the Desert Black Course at the Primm Valley Golf Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada. The two-day, 54-hole event begins with a shotgun start at 8:30am (MST) both Monday and Tuesday, March 20-21. The Black Tees is a par 72, 6945-yard course.
Teams Competing...Up to 20 teams are scheduled to compete in the two-day tournament, including 12 that are ranked or earning votes in the last NAIA Coaches' poll. Among the team competing are; No.1 Oklahoma City, No.4 Wayland Baptist, No.5 Keiser, No.8 Johnson & Wales, No.9 British Columbia, No.11 Arizona Christian, No.14 Grand View, No.16 Victoria, No.23 Cardinal Stritch, No.24 William Jessup, (RV) The Master's and (RV) Bellevue.
This is the second year the Red Raiders are playing in one of the premier tournaments held in early spring
Northwestern tied for 10th out of 18 teams last year; Justin Kraft was the top NW finisher with a tie for 19th
The Red Raiders had a 304.3 scoring average and finished first or runner-up in three of the four events played
Senior from Orange City, Iowa
Junior from Lake View, Iowa
Junior from Atlantic, Iowa
Sophomore from Carroll, Iowa
Sophomore from Onawa, Iowa