29 Th11 2021 | 09:00
The Grand Canyon men’s golf team heads to Iowa City, Iowa, for the Hawkeye Invitational on Saturday. The tournament will be held at Finkbine Golf Course, the home course of the Iowa golf programs.
Joining GCU and host Iowa in the event are Ball State, Creighton, DePaul, Drake, Kansas, Marquette, Miami (Ohio), Northern Illinois, South Dakota State, Toledo and Wisconsin. The tournament will include 36 holes on Saturday and 18 holes on Sunday. There will be a shotgun start at 6:30 a.m. (Phoenix time). The last Hawkeye Invitational was held in the spring of 2019, when Iowa edged Illinois by six shots with a 43-under-par score.
GCU is coming off a ninth-place finish at the Wyoming Cowboy Classic. The Lopes finished one shot behind Oregon and ahead of tournament host Wyoming, UNLV and UCLA.
The Lopes head to the WAC Championship on April 30–May 2 at Boulder Creek Golf Club in Boulder City, Nevada.