Steven Mullins signed a National Letter of Intent to continue his athletic and academic careers with the men's golf team in the fall at Illinois State, as announced by head men's golf coach Ray Kralis Wednesday afternoon.
The Illinois State men's and women's golf programs earned NCAA Public Recognition Awards for achievement in the latest multiyear Academic Progress Rates (APR), as announced Wednesday by the NCAA.
In a battle to the end, the Illinois State men's golf team took second place at the Missouri Valley Conference Men's Golf Championship at TPC Deere Run Golf Course with a team score of 877 (297-294-286), just three strokes behind first place Wichita State (874).
Due to late afternoon thunderstorms, the Missouri Valley Conference Men's Golf Championship was delayed during the second round of play at the TPC Deere Run Golf Course. As it stands, the Illinois State men's golf team sits tied for first place with a first round team score of 297.
The Illinois State men's golf team will travel to Silvis, Ill., to compete in the 2014 Missouri Valley Conference Championship Monday and Tuesday. The two-day, 54-hole tournament hosted by the Redbirds will be held at the par-71, 7,258-yard course, TPC Deere Run.