LMU Sports Network interviews freshman Blake Meek as he heads to his first collegiate tournament on Monday.
Another under-par round lifts junior up leader board for a tie for fourth finish.
Tyler Torano in a tie for ninth as high scores dominate first two rounds of WCC Championships.
Tyler Torano is featured in the latest Lions' All-Access as the Lions season culminates this week at 2013 WCC Championships.
LMU men's golf freshman Connor Campbell hits a final round 71 to win the 33rd annual Anteater Invitational.
Nicolai, in his second season with the Lions, posted a final round of 69, tied with two others for the best final round score. And he did it in record fashion. Nicolai birdied seven of his last eight holes, including his final six, tying Dusty Morton for the school record for consecutive birdies.
Lions' All-Access feature Inside the Lions Spotlight featuring freshman Chase Nicolai
Men's golf at the 2013 Bill Cullum Invitational hosted by CS Northridge
Briefly... Chase Nicolai is in his second season of collegiate golf at LMU...
Highlights at LMU... 2012-13... played 19 rounds in first season of college golf in 2012-13... finished season with a 77.1 stroke average... shot a season-low 71 in the first round of the Del Walker Intercollegiate, going to finish with a six-over 216 in the three rounds, the best of his career... finished in a tie for 21st...
High School... graduated from Woodrow Wilson in 2012 with a 3.7 GPA... played all four seasons of golf for Jeff Evans... was a two-time All-Moore League selection, earning the honor as a junior and senior... had a stroke average of 74.01... as a sophomore Nicolai was the Moore League Champion, shooing a one-under 287... was named the 2010 SCPGA Summer Metro Player of the Year... won the 2011 Yorba Linda Invitational with rounds of 73 and 70, and then take second at the 2011 Bridgestone Tournament of Champions with a three-under 141, hitting rounds of 69 and 72. He would take second at the 2011 Toyota Tour Cup at Tukwet Canyon with rounds of 72 and 70... named first alternate at the 2011 USGA Junior Amateur Championships with a pair of 70s at Woodland Hills and he would take 15th at the 2011 Cal State Junior Amateur with rounds of 73, 77 and 69... was a Distinguished Scholar honoree and winner of the Medallion Award... was ammeter of the National Honor Society and graduated with high honors.
Personal... Chase William Nicolai was born in Long Beach, Calif., on March 5, 1994... He is the son of Ingrid and Kurt Nicolai... has an older brother, Blake, who played for LMU and graduated in 2010... a Business Finance major.