Barry’s Varsity 4 wins repechage against Mercyhurst
INDIANAPOLIS – Barry’s Varsity 4 won the NCAA championships repechage race against Mercyhurst on Saturday at Eagle Creek Park to advance to Sunday’s Grand Final.
Barry and Nova take rivalry to next level
INDIANAPOLIS — For Division I, it’s North Carolina and Duke, Texas and Oklahoma, Michigan and Michigan State. But for Division II’s neighborhood rivalry, it’s Nova Southeastern and Barry.
“I used to coach at the University of North Carolina, so I’m aware of rivalries with Duke and UNC and that’s another level. This one feels more friendly,” Nova head coach Stephen Frazier-Wong said.
No. 1 Barry zones in on program’s first title
ATLANTA – It can get lonely at the top. Thankfully the rowers of Barry, which has been No. 1 all season, have each other.
Barry’s Svensson keeps cool to clinch title
Tiebreaker gives Barry DII national title
Barry defeats defending champion Nova
HERSHEY, Pa. – Barry defeated Nova Southeastern 2-2-1 on a stroke tiebreaker in the NCAA championships match play semifinals to advance to Friday’s title match against Lynn.
[assetId:179687:2013 DII MEN'S GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP ASSET]The No. 3-seeded Buccaneers beat the defending champion Sharks by two strokes after each team won two of the five individual matches and split in another.
Barry senior Marcus Segerstrom lost his match to Hunter O’Mahoney by three strokes. Segerstrom shot 76, while O’Mahoney had a 2-over 73.
Bucs build lead to 10 strokes on Day 2
As mundane as it seems, Barry is just trying to play it stroke by stroke. So far, it’s working for the Buccaneerss, who hold a 10-stroke lead on Nova Southeastern after two rounds at the NCAA Division II National Championships.
HERSHEY, Pa. – As mundane as it seems, Barry is just trying to play it stroke by stroke. So far, it’s working for the Buccaneerss, who hold a 10-stroke lead on Nova Southeastern after two rounds at the NCAA Division II National Championships.
[assetId:179687:2013 DII MEN"S GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP ASSET]“All we’re trying to do is hit one shot at a time,” Barry coach Jimmy Stobs said. “That’s what we’ve been trying to do all year.”
Barry knows rivals stand in way of title
HERSHEY, Pa. – A smile breaks across Jimmy Stobs’ face, and it’s a big one.
Barry University and Nova Southeastern University are maybe 20 miles apart in sunny South Florida, a golf haven if ever there was one. Nova Southeastern won the DII national championship last year, and for most of the current season, the two schools have traded the top spot in the rankings.
[assetId:179687:2013 DII MEN"S GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP ASSET] Surely, they’re rivals. That’s when the grin comes.
Barry holds six-stroke lead after opening round
HERSHEY, Pa. — Barry is in first place at the NCAA Division II Men’s Golf Championships after Day 1 of a potential five-day, 108-hole event.
Vergara’s first championship ends in NCAA title
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Six feet.
That’s all that separated Barry sophomore Nancy Vergara and the individual championship at the 2013 Division II Women’s Golf Championship at LPGA International.
She stepped up to her putt. Took a deep breath. And sank it. As she walked off she gave a little fist pump and let out a faint “yes”.