NCAA Division II Men's Golf Championships

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NCAA Division II Men's Golf Championship
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Tournament information
Location United States
Established 1963
Course(s) 2014: The Meadows Golf Course, Allendale, Michigan
Format 54-hole stroke play,
8-team match play
Month played May
Current champion
Team: Barry
Individual: Tim Crouch (Florida Southern)

The NCAA Division II Men's Golf Championships, played in late May, is an annual competition in U.S. men's collegiate golf. From its inception through 2010, it was a 72-hole stroke play team competition, with an additional award for the lowest scoring individual competitor. The team format changed starting in 2011 to 54 holes of stroke play followed by an eight-team single elimination match play competition. The 54-hole individual leader is the individual champion.[1]

Many of the individual champions have gone on to successful professional careers. The most successful individual winner is Lee Janzen (1986) who won eight times on the PGA Tour including two major championships, the 1993 and 1998 U.S. Opens.

Champions[edit]

Year Team champion Individual champion
1963 Southwest Missouri State Gary Head, Middle Tennessee State
1964 Southern Illinois John Kurzynowski, Aquinas
1965 Middle Tennessee State Larry Gilbert, Middle Tennessee State
1966 Chico State Bob Smith, Sacramento State
1967 Lamar Tech Larry Hinson, East Tennessee State
1968 Lamar Tech Mike Nugent, Lamar Tech
1969 San Fernando Valley State Corky Bassler, San Fernando Valley State
Mike Spang, Portland State (tie)
1970 Rollins Gary McCord, UC Riverside
1971 LSU-New Orleans Stan Stopa, LSU-New Orleans
1972 LSU-New Orleans Jim Hilderbrand, Ashland
1973 Cal State Northridge Paul Wise, Cal State Fullerton
1974 Cal State Northridge Matt Bloom, UC Riverside
1975 UC Irvine Jerry Wisz, UC Irvine
1976 Troy State Mike Nicolette, Rollins
1977 Troy State David Thornally, Arkansas–Little Rock
1978 Columbus Thomas Brannen, Columbus
1979 UC Davis Tom Gleeton, Florida Southern
1980 Columbus Paul Perini, Troy State
1981 Florida Southern Tom Patri, Florida Southern
1982 Florida Southern Vic Wilk, Cal State Northridge
1983 Southwest Texas State Greg Chapman, Stephen F. Austin
1984 Troy State Greg Cate, Central Connecticut State
1985 Florida Southern Hugh Royer III, Columbus
1986 Florida Southern Lee Janzen, Florida Southern
1987 Tampa Jeff Leonard, Tampa
1988 Tampa Jeff Leonard, Tampa
1989 Columbus Brian Dixon, Columbus
1990 Florida Southern Bob Burns, Cal State Northridge
1991 Florida Southern Clete Cole, Columbus
1992 Columbus Diego Ventureira, Columbus
1993 Abilene Christian Jeev Milkha Singh, Abilene Christian
1994 Columbus Briny Baird, Valdosta State
1995 Florida Southern Briny Baird, Valdosta State
1996 Florida Southern Dax Johnston, Central Oklahoma
1997 Columbus State Scott Householder, Cal State San Bernardino
1998 Florida Southern Orjan Larsen, West Florida
1999 Florida Southern Matt Saglio, Florida Southern
2000 Florida Southern Jeff Klauk, Florida Southern
2001 West Florida Steve Sokol, Florida Southern
2002 Rollins J. J. Jakovac, Cal State Chico
2003 Francis Marion Andrew McArthur, Pfeiffer
2004 South Carolina-Aiken J. J. Jakovac, Cal State Chico
2005 South Carolina-Aiken Dane Burkhart, South Carolina-Aiken
2006 South Carolina-Aiken Jamie Amoretti, St. Mary's (Texas)
2007 Barry Christian Ries, Columbus State
2008 West Florida Jeff Goff, South Carolina-Aiken
2009 Sonoma State Gavin Smith, IUP
2010 Florida Southern Cyril Bouniol, Abilene Christian
2011 Cal State-Monterey Bay Kyle Souza, Cal State Chico
2012 Nova Southeastern Josh Creel, Central Oklahoma
2013 Barry Tim Crouch, Florida Southern
2014 Tim Crouch, Florida Southern

Multiple winners[edit]

Team[edit]

The following schools have won more than one team championship:

Individual[edit]

The following men have won more than one individual championship:

Individual champion's school[edit]

The following schools have produced more than one individual champion:

References[edit]

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