2017-18 Men's Golf News

September 19, 2017
Augusta Starts Year At Maui Jim Intercollegiate In Arizona
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – The Augusta University men’s golf team begins the 2017-18 season on Friday at the Maui Jim Intercollegiate, hosted by Georgia State, in Scottsdale, Ariz., at Desert Forest Golf Club.

September 18, 2017
Hurricane Irma Forces Schedule Change, Men’s Golf Adds November Tourney
HOLLYWOOD, S.C. – The Augusta University men’s golf team has added an event after Hurricane Irma cancelled the season-opening tournament in Kiawah Island, S.C. Augusta will play at The Invitational, hosted by College of Charleston, at The Links at Stono Ferry in Hollywood, S.C.

September 13, 2017
O’Keefe Recognized At Arkansas Football Halftime For Hall Of Honor Induction
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Augusta University head men's golf coach Jack O'Keefe was inducted into the University of Arkansas Sports Hall of Honor, the Razorbacks announced on Thursday, May 18, 2017. He was officially inducted on Friday, Sept. 8 at the Hall of Honor banquet and was recognized during halftime of the Arkansas vs. TCU football game Saturday, Sept. 9 at Razorback Stadium.

September 6, 2017
The Invitational at the Ocean Course Cancelled Due To Inclement Weather
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. – The Augusta University men’s golf team was set to open the new season for the second consecutive year at The Invitational at the Ocean Course Sept. 11-12 in Kiawah Island, S.C., but the threat of Hurricane Irma has cancelled the event.

August 31, 2017
Join The Birdie Club Nov. 9-10 For The Augusta University Golf Social & Scramble
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Birdie Club and the Augusta University men's and women's golf teams host the third annual Augusta University Golf Social at the J. Fleming Norvell Golf House on Thursday, Nov. 9, from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. The social event is on the eve of the Augusta University Golf Scramble on Friday, Nov. 10 at Forest Hills Golf Club.

August 1, 2017
Head Coach Jack O’Keefe Announces 2017-18 Men’s Golf Schedule
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Fifth-year head coach Jack O’Keefe announced the 2017-18 Augusta University men’s golf schedule. The new slate sports six tournaments in the fall and four in the spring before the conference championship.

July 28, 2017
Jags Post Four To Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-American Scholars List
NORMAN, Okla. – Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-America Scholars for Divisions I, II, III and the NAIA have been announced by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) and seniors Viktor Edin, Emmanuel Kountakis, Jake Marriott, and junior Broc Everett represented Augusta University.

July 21, 2017
Augusta Men’s Golf Gains Four Freshmen In Early Signing Period
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta University Director of Golf and head men's golf coach Jack O'Keefe announced the program's four-member early signing class for the 2017-18 season. The Jaguars gained a quartet of freshmen in Olof Gunnarsson, Laken Hinton, Alex Shead, and Constantin Unger. All three signed National Letters (NLI) of Intent during the early signing period and are set to join the team next season.