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McGinty, Panthong help Flashes win Icon Invitational

Amanda Levine Sports editor February 25, 2020

After the Kent State women’s golf team struggled in its last performance, finishing in sixth place, the Flashes dropped from No. 3 in the country to No. 5.Kent State went on to win the ICON Invitational,...

Women’s golf struggles in Nothrop Grumman Invitational, weakest performance all season

Amanda Levine Sports editor February 11, 2020

For the first time in the 2019-2020 season, Kent State women’s golf was not able to finish in first or second place. The Flashes had consistently placed No. 1 or No. 2 all season until the Northrop Grumman...

Behind ‘Pim’ and ‘Koko,’ women golfers rank highest of any team in KSU history

Owen MacMillan September 25, 2019

Two fall tournament championships have boosted the Kent State’s women’s golf team to the No. 3 ranking in the country.This week’s ranking by Golfweek magazine is the highest for any KSU team in any...

The Kent State womens golf team after its Mercedes-Benz Intercollegiate win. Photo courtesy of Kent State Athletics.

Top finishes by Panthong, Stormo power women’s golf to 2nd-straight win

After the last round on Sunday, a Kent State golfer was sure to win the tournament.KSU’s Pimnipa Panthong and Karoline Stormo had tied for first at eight-under-par 205 and were headed to a playoff. The...

Karoline Stormo tees off at the Kent State womens golf practice facility on Feb. 19.

Stormo’s stellar play leading Flashes through start of winter season

Zachary McKnight February 24, 2019

Growing up in Norway, Karoline Stormo’s house was right next to a golf course and started watching golf at age four. From there, she took up the game and began to practicing on her own at age 10.Then,...

Then-junior Michaela Finn hits from the 12th hole during the Mid-American Conference Womens Golf Championship at Silver Lake Country Club on Sunday, April 23, 2017. Finn placed first and won the individual MAC title. Kent State won its 19th consecutive title. 

Kent State women’s golf continues their consistency

Maddie Dolin October 9, 2018

The Kent State women’s golf team shot three of the four best rounds in school history but finished second to Purdue at the Illini Invitational at Medinah Tuesday.Junior Karoline Stormo and senior Michaela...

The Kent State womens golf team poses with the Mid-American Conference Championships trophy after winning their 20th straight league title. The Flashes beat the field by 57 strokes. 

Flashes historic season concludes after tying for fifth place at National Championships

Ian Kreider May 23, 2018

Another strong season wrapped up Tuesday for the Kent State women’s golf team. The Flashes finished in a tie for fifth place after being eliminated in match play to No. 2 Alabama.The team did what no...

The Kent State womens golf team poses with the Mid-American Conference Championships trophy after winning their 20th straight league title. The Flashes beat the field by 57 strokes. 

The domination continues: Flashes pummel field en route to 20th straight MAC title

Amanda Levine April 22, 2018

1998 was the Kent State women’s golf team’s inaugural season, and each year since then, the Flashes have won the Mid-American Conference Championship.This year, the Flashes sent out their five best...

The Kent State womens golf team poses after placing second at the rain-shortened Lady Buckeye Invitational on April 15, 2018. Pimnipa Panthong shared the individual title.  

Panthong scores third consecutive tournament win at Lady Buckeye Invitational

Amanda Levine April 16, 2018

After the first day of the Lady Buckeye Invitational, Kent State sophomore Pimnipa Panthong was tied for first place through 36 holes.The weather got the best of the tournament when the final round was...

Kent States Pimnipa Panthong poses with her trophy after coming in first place at the BYU at Entrada Classic. The Flashes finished second out of 14 teams.

Panthong’s win leads Flashes to second-place finish at Entrada Classic

Amanda Levine March 14, 2018

Pimnipa Panthong finished 8-under thanks to a strong third round to secure a first-place finish at the BYU at Entrada Classic.Panthong’s performance shined through while the Flashes finished second in...

Coach Greg Robertson poses for a portrait with the MAC championship trophy and his team at Silver Lake Country Club on Sunday, April 23, 2017, after Kent State won its 19th consecutive championship. [FILE]

Flashes battle elements to finish fourth in rain-soaked Dickson tournament

Amanda Levine February 28, 2018

Pimnipa Panthong tied for fourth place, the only Kent State golfer to finish in the top 10, as the Flashes came in fourth place out of 17 teams at The Dickson.Closely behind Panthong was Karoline Stormo,...

Flashes finish strong after placing third in Lady Puerto Rico Classic

Amanda Levine February 14, 2018

Kent State’s women’s golf team finished in third place out of 11 teams at the Lady Puerto Rico Classic. The tournament took place on Rio Mar Country Club’s Ocean Course in Rio Grande, Puerto Rico,...

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