Ponca City, OK

Now: 37 °F

Currently: Cloudy

Hi: 37 °F | Lo: 34 °F

Saturday

Hi: 51 °F 

Lo: 24 °F

Sunday

Hi: 59 °F 

Lo: 26 °F

Monday

Hi: 61 °F 

Lo: 37 °F

Tuesday

Hi: 59 °F 

Lo: 46 °F

Wednesday

Hi: 58 °F 

Lo: 38 °F

Oklahoma to face Oregon in NCAA golf finals

The Associated Press - May 31, 2017 10:19 am

SUGAR GROVE, Ill. (AP) – Defending champion Oregon made it back to the title match in the NCAA men’s golf championship when Sulman Raza held on to beat Vanderbilt’s best player.

The Ducks will face Oklahoma, which beat Illinois. The Sooners go for their first NCAA title since 1989.

John Augenstein of Vanderbilt rolled in a 30-foot putt from the fringe to win his match in 19 holes against Edwin Li of Oregon. That left it to Raza, who was 1 up over Matthias Schwab on the par-5 18th. Raza hit 6-iron to the back of the green. Schwab missed the green to the left, failed to make birdie and conceded the match.

Oklahoma, which trailed in all five of its quarterfinal matches before rallying to beat Baylor, had an easier time against Illinois.

 

Latest Stories

Banquet honors outstanding service to Police Department

The Ponca City Police Department’s Appreciation Banquet, held by the Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association Monday...

13-year-old arrested at East Middle School for making terroristic threats

A 13-year-old male was taken into custody at approximately 10:18 a.m. Friday from East Middle School...

American Airlines adds third flight to Stillwater Regional Airport

Travelers will have even more opportunities to fly to and from Stillwater and the northeastern region...