Nationally ranked and amateur golfer Patrick Fishburn ended his collegiate career with a 35th-place finish at nationals on Monday, May 28. He was the only BYU golfer to qualify for nationals after the team finished 24th at regionals.
BYU junior Rose Huang was the only member of the BYU women's golf team to qualify for NCAA nationals, as the No. 41 ranked team finished ninth overall at the NCAA Austin Regional on May 9 at the University of Texas Golf Course.
The BYU women's golf team continued their season with a third-place finish at the Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational in Sammamish, WA on Oct. 11. Kendra Dalton led the Cougars, and the rest of the field by finishing with medalist honors, meaning she placed first overall in the tournament.
The 2016-2017 BYU men’s golf season saw its highs as the Cougars placed in the top three for six of their 13 matches and won the West Coast Conference Championship for the second time in program history.
BYU fell to San Diego (18-25, 25-23, 24-26, 25-16, 9-15) in a five-set match between the top two teams of the West Coast Conference on Friday, Nov. 15. Before the game, the teams were tied, the Cougars at a 22-3 overall record and 13-1 in the WCC with the Toreros sitting a at 20-5 overall record and 13-1 in the WCC. San Diego now sits comfortably atop the WCC with the win and has a strong chance of capturing the WCC title.