Dragons finish eleventh after rough second day

The drought continued through another turning of the leaves. The Drexel men’s golf team finished 11th at the Old Dominion University/Outer Banks Invitational, shooting a three-round total of 893 Oct. 19-21. Fellow Colonial Athletic Association member James Madison University won the invitational with a combined score of 858, just six… Continued

Golf team optimistic in light of close loss

Frederick Douglass once said that without struggle, there is no progress. After two weeks, the Drexel golf team has shown that they’re intent on being a part of the trophy conversation in any tournament they compete in. But the team is still progressing. That’s where the struggle comes in. The… Continued

Golf team sets school record at Leo Keenan

It’s one thing to start off on the right foot. It’s another thing entirely when your whole team does so. The Drexel University men’s golf team teed off its 2014-15 season Sept. 14 at the Leo Keenan Invitational, hosted by St. Bonaventure University, and made short work of breaking the… Continued

Golf coach Dynda recognized by Philly Magazine

As far as the Drexel golf team is concerned, the future just keeps looking brighter. The team’s head coach, Mike Dynda, was named the best golf pro in Philadelphia in the August edition of Philadelphia magazine this past week. It is his second Philadelphia-based award of recognition since he began… Continued

Golf team closes year on low note

To paraphrase T.S. Eliot, this is the way the season ends: not with a bang but a whimper. The Drexel golf team saw its season draw to a close April 27 when it finished seventh out of eight teams in the Colonial Athletic Association Championship, the team’s final tournament of… Continued

One Hole At A Time

More than five and a half years later, Gary Nolan remembers the first time he met Chris Crawford. Nolan was a first-year head golf coach at Holy Ghost Preparatory School in Bensalem, Pa.; Crawford was a quiet but secretly precocious first-year student at Holy Ghost. “We had a stacked team… Continued

Crawford wins Lafayette Invite

When you were growing up, your parents might have told you that you should never have too much of a good thing. Drexel sophomore golfer Chris Crawford’s parents apparently never took the time to let him know that. Crawford shot a two-over par 144 at the Lafayette College Invitational April… Continued

Crawford wins Wildcat Invitational

Since the beginning of autumn, the Philadelphia 76ers have won 21.3 percent of their games despite facing just one opponent each time they play. Since that same date, Drexel sophomore Chris Crawford has won 28.5 percent of the golf tournaments he’s competed in while facing upwards of 50 separate competitors… Continued