NAIA Men's Golf Championship

The NAIA Men's Golf Championship is the annual tournament to determine the national champions of men's NAIA collegiate golf in the United States and Canada. It has been held each year since 1952.[1][2]

NAIA Men's Golf Championship
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics logo.svg
SportGolf
Founded1952
CountryUnited States and Canada
Most recent
champion(s)
Dalton State (1)
Official websiteNAIA.com

The most successful program is Oklahoma City, with 11 NAIA national titles. Dalton State is the reigning national champion, having won their first national title in 2021.

ResultsEdit

Year Site Host course Team championship Individual champion Score
Champion Score Runner-up Score
1952 Abilene, TX Abilene Country Club North Texas State 1123 Hardin–Simmons 1171 Marion Hiskey
(North Texas State)
1953 Abilene, TX Abilene Country Club Hardin–Simmons 570 North Texas State 576 Tommy Hale
(Hardin–Simmons)
1954 Abilene, TX Abilene Country Club North Texas State 556 Hardin–Simmons 564 Marion Hiskey
(North Texas State)
1955 Abilene, TX Abilene Country Club North Texas State 569 Hardin–Simmons 584 Ray Ferguson
(North Texas State)
1956 San Diego, CA Mission Valley Country Club Lamar Tech 591 San Diego State 619 Bunky Johnson
(Lamar Tech)
1957 Beaumont, TX Tyrell Park Country Club Lamar Tech 1178 Rollins 1196 Jim Curti
(Rollins)
1958 Beaumont, TX Tyrell Park Country Club Lamar Tech 1162 Central State (OK) 1219 Eddie Langer
(Lamar Tech)
1959 Quincy, IL Quincy Country Club Western Illinois 1186 Lamar Tech 1192 Jim King
(Western Illinois)
282
1960 Bemidji, MN Bemidji Country Club Lamar Tech 1185 Central State (OK) 1192 Bill Wright
(Western Washington)
285
1961 Shawnee, OK Elks Country Club Lamar Tech 1164 Texas Wesleyan 1187 Bill Levely
(Lamar Tech)
287
1962 Davenport, IA Emeis Park and Golf Course Western Illinois 1210 Texas Wesleyan 1216 Steve Spray
(Eastern New Mexico)
290
1963 Kansas City, MO Swope Memorial Golf Course Eastern New Mexico 1191 Washburn 1197 Steve Spray
(Eastern New Mexico)
288
1964 Fort Worth, TX Meadowbrook Country Club Texas Wesleyan 1197 Appalachian State 1220 Craig Mertz
(East Texas State)
294
1965 Rockford, IL Rockford Country Club East Texas State 1201 Eastern New Mexico 1202 Craig Mertz
(East Texas State)
282
1966 Shawnee, OK Elks Country Club Southwestern Louisiana 1178 Western Illinois 1205 Don Iverson
(Wisconsin State–La Crosse)
282
1967 Davenport, IA Emeis Park and Golf Course Southwestern Louisiana 1177 Detroit Collge 1192 John Bohmann
(Texas Lutheran)
286
1968 Bemidji, MN Bemidji Country Club IUP 1162 Detroit College 1192 Rick Hrip
(IUP)
287
1969 Fort Worth, TX Meadowbrook Country Club Texas Wesleyan 1192 Appalachian State 1206 Ken Hyland
(Malone)
290
1970 Liberty, MO Claycrest Country Club Campbell 1209 Southwest Texas State 1213 Jimmy Chapman
(Southwest Texas State)
297
1971 Rockford, IL Rockford Country Club St. Bernard 1192 Columbus (GA) 1197 Sammy Rachels
(Columbus (GA))
290
1972 Roswell, NM New Mexico Military Institute Golf Course U.S. International 1147 Columbus (GA) 1150 Gaylord Burrows (Eastern Illinois) &
Jim McAnally (Angelo State)
283
1973 Gramling, SC Villiage Green Country Club Wofford 875 Campbell 889 Jay Overton (Campbell) &
Mike Zack (St. Bernard)
213
1974 Aberdeen, SD Prairiewood Country Club U.S. International 1212 St. Bernard 1215 Dan Frickey
(Washburn)
294
1975 Fort Worth, TX Woodhaven Country Club Texas Wesleyan 1192 Sam Houston State 1195 Dan Gray
(Texas Wesleyan)
288
1976 Burlington, NC Alamance Country Club Gardner–Webb 1193 Elon 1194 Will Brewer
(David Lipscomb)
289
1977 Bay City, MI Bay Valley Country Club Gardner–Webb 1190 Sam Houston State 1200 Jim Bromley
(Campbell)
284
1978 Huntsville, TX Elkins Lake Country Club Sam Houston State 1206 Elon 1222 Greg Brown
(Point Loma)
290
1979 Greensboro, NC Cardinal Country Club Sam Houston State 1168 Gardner–Webb 1196 Robert Thompson
(Sam Houston State)
284
1980 Bay City, MI Bay Valley Country Club Sam Houston State 1172 Texas Wesleyan & IUP 1194 Tom Allbright (Sam Houston State) &
Danny Mijovic (Texas Wesleyan)
284
1981 Huntsville, TX Waterford National Country Club Sam Houston State 882 Texas Wesleyan 896 Danny Mijovic
(Texas Wesleyan)
216
1982 Burlington, NC Alamance Country Club Elon 1179 Texas Wesleyan 1185 Danny Mijovic
(Texas Wesleyan)
286
1983 Fort Worth, TX Woodhaven Country Club Cameron 1141 Texas Wesleyan 1148 Dow Brian (Texas Wesleyan),
Bill Brooks (Guilford), &
Danny Mijovic (Texas Wesleyan)
280
1984 Bay City, MI Bay Valley Country Club Limestone 1176 Saginaw Valley State 1183 Chip Johnson
(Limestone)
285
1985 Phoenix, AZ Goodyear Country Club Huntingdon 1166 Guilford 1186 Dan Penny
(Huntingdon)
288
1986 Montgomery, AL Oak Hollow Country Club Huntingdon 1170 Guilford 1176 Jon Hough (Kennesaw) &
Rob Odom (Guilford)
286
1987 Angola, IN Zollner Country Club Huntingdon 1137 Guilford 1162 Joe Durant
(Huntingdon)
277
1988 Montgomery, AL Wynlakes Country Club Huntingdon 1149 Mobile 1172 David Schreyer
(Huntingdon)
279
1989 Bay City, MI Bay Valley Country Club Guilford 1187 Huntingdon 1193 Nicky Martin
(Huntingdon)
285
1990 Angola, IN Zollner Country Club Texas Wesleyan 1171 Texas Lutheran 1190 Andy Fuller
(Texas Wesleyan)
286
1991 Oklahoma City, OK Twin Hills Golf & Country Club North Florida 1200 Oklahoma City 1221 Cameron Beckman
(Texas Lutheran)
295
1992 Angola, IN Zollner Country Club Huntingdon 1152 North Florida 1161 Jamie Burns (North Florida) &
Scott Gardner (Cumberland (KY))
278
1993 Ponte Vedra Beach, FL TPC at Sawgrass North Florida 1139 Glenville State & Huntingdon 1194 Jamie Burns
(North Florida)
281
1994 Tulsa, OK Tulsa Country Club Huntingdon 1173 Berry 1181 Henrik Nyström
(Lynn)
277
1995 Owasso, OK Bailey Ranch Golf Club Texas Wesleyan 1181 West Florida 1182 Steve Armstrong
(Pfeiffer)
278
1996 Broken Arrow, OK The Club at Indian Springs Lynn 1205 Berry 1206 Steve Galko
(Texas Wesleyan)
290
1997 Tulsa, OK Tulsa Country Club Mobile 1152 Huntingdon 1182 Keith Hoard
(Spring Hill)
282
1998 Tulsa, OK Southern Hills Country Club Berry 1196 Texas Wesleyan 1197 Chris Gaines
(Texas Wesleyan)
294
1999 Palm Beach Gardens, FL PGA National Texas Wesleyan 1177 Simon Fraser 1189 Brent Osachoff
(Simon Fraser)
289
2000 Albuquerque, NM Isleta Eagle Golf Club Malone 1151 Berry 1158 David Tuyo
(Mobile)
282
2001 Albuquerque, NM Isleta Eagle Golf Club Oklahoma City 1176 Oklahoma Christian 1184 Justin Walters
(Huntingdon)
284
2002 Palm Coast, FL Matanzas Woods Golf Club Oklahoma City 900 Berry 904 Tyrone van Aswegen
(Oklahoma City)
218
2003 Palm Coast, FL Matanzas Woods Golf Club Oklahoma City 1164 Berry 1176 Nicolas Allain
(Oklahoma City)
282
2004 Olathe, KS Prairie Highlands Golf Club Oklahoma City 1170 Johnson & Wales (FL) 1180 Chad Wensel
(The Master's)
283
2005 Olathe, KS Prairie Highlands Golf Club Johnson & Wales (FL) 1133 Oklahoma Christian 1161 Jim Renner
(Johnson & Wales (FL))
281
2006 Olathe, KS Prairie Highlands Golf Club Oklahoma City 1154 Johnson & Wales 1170 Joe Prince
(Point Loma Nazarene)
284
2007 Plymouth, IN Indiana National Golf Club Oklahoma City 1154 Wayland Baptist 1172 Daniel Mitchell
(Oklahoma City)
282
2008 Plymouth, IN Indiana National Golf Club British Columbia 1156 Oklahoma Christian 1168 Sam Cyr
(Point Loma Nazarene)
280
2009 Silvis, IL TPC at Deere Run Oklahoma Christian 1181 Texas Wesleyan 1185 Sam Cyr
(Point Loma Nazarene)
282
2010 Silvis, IL TPC at Deere Run Oklahoma City 1184 Oklahoma Christian 1189 Justin Lower
(Malone)
280
2011 Silvis, IL TPC at Deere Run Oklahoma Christian 1150 British Columbia 1172 Oscar Stark
(Oklahoma Christian)
280
2012 Salem, Ore. Creekside Golf Club Oklahoma City 1176 Oklahoma Christian 1179 Carson Kallis
(Victoria)
283
2013 Salem, Ore. Creekside Golf Club Oklahoma City 1148 Texas Wesleyan 1176 Sondre Ronold
(Oklahoma City)
283
2014 Daytona Beach, FL LPGA International Coastal Georgia 865 Oklahoma City 869 James Marchesani
(Oklahoma City)
211
2015 Daytona Beach, FL LPGA International Coastal Georgia 1145 William Woods 1156 Sean Elliott
(Dalton State)
272
2016 Silvis, IL TPC at Deere Run Oklahoma City 1164 British Columbia 1172 David Ravetto
(Texas Wesleyan)
281
2017 Silvis, IL TPC at Deere Run Grand View 1197 Cardinal Stritch 1202 Rowan Lester
(Texas Wesleyan)
287
2018 Silvis, IL TPC at Deere Run Oklahoma City 1127 Dalton State 1140 S.M. Lee
(Dalton State)
272
2019 Mesa, AZ Las Sendas Golf Club Texas Wesleyan 1166 Coastal Georgia 1175 Mark Johnson
(Coastal Georgia)
286
2020 Not held due to the COVID-19 pandemic
2021 Silvis, IL TPC at Deere Run Dalton State 1171 Texas Wesleyan 1172 Corey Matthey
(Morningside College)
280

Team titlesEdit

The following schools have won an NAIA team championship:

Team NAIA titles Years won
Oklahoma City 11 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2016, 2018
Texas Wesleyan 7 1964, 1969, 1975, 1990, 1995, 1999, 2019
Huntingdon 6 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1992, 1994
Lamar Tech 5 1956, 1957, 1958, 1960, 1961
Sam Houston State 4 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981
North Texas State 3 1952, 1954, 1955
Coastal Georgia 2 2014, 2015
Gardner–Webb 2 1976, 1977
North Florida 2 1991, 1993
Oklahoma Christian 2 2009, 2011
Southwestern Louisiana 2 1966, 1967
US International 2 1972, 1974
Western Illinois 2 1959, 1962
Berry 1 1998
British Columbia 1 2008
Cameron 1 1983
Campbell 1 1970
Dalton State 1 2021
East Texas State 1 1965
Eastern New Mexico 1 1963
Elon 1 1982
Grand View 1 2017
Hardin–Simmons 1 1953
Indiana (PA) 1 1968
Johnson & Wales (FL) 1 2005
Limestone 1 1984
Lynn 1 1996
Malone 1 2000
Mobile 1 1997
St. Bernard 1 1971
Indiana (PA) 1 1968
Wofford 1 1973

Multiple winnersEdit

Individual championEdit

The following men have won more than one individual championship:

Individual champion's schoolEdit

The following schools have produced more than one individual champion:

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "NAIA Men's Golf Championship Results" (PDF). NAIA. NAIAHonors.com. Retrieved January 24, 2016.
  2. ^ "NAIA Men-s Golf - Championship History" (PDF). Retrieved May 20, 2011.