Men's Golf

The University of Dubuque men’s golf team offers you plenty of chances to play and compete on some of the Midwest’s best golf courses. The Spartans compete in tournaments in the fall and spring semesters. UD won the Iowa Conference title in 2014. The Spartans home course is Dubuque Golf & Country Club. The championship golf course is nestled in natural, gently rolling, well-manicured terrain while offering full-service practice facilities.

Each year the squad travels south over spring break to enjoy warmer weather and a chance to prepare for the spring season and the Iowa Conference Championships held in April and May. There is not a better way to compete while honing your golf skills than being a member of the Spartans golf team.

Men's Golf News

Men's Golf Climbs the Leaderboard on Saturday

Sep 15, 2018

After struggling in the opening day of the DIII Midwest Region Classic on Friday, The University of Dubuque men's golf team got hot on Saturday, shooting a 302 on the day to move 10 spots up the leaderboard and finish sixth out of 32 teams.

Men's Golf Struggles on Final Day of Carthage College Tim Kopka Memorial Tourney

Sep 8, 2018

The University of Dubuque men's golf sat in third place after day one of the Carthage College Tim Kopka Memorial Tournament with a 302. Saturday was not as kind to the Spartans as they finished with a round of 330 and slipped to 11th place overall.

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Upcoming Events

Men's Golf

Sep 23, 2018 | 8:00 AM — 6:00 PM | Thunder Hills Country Club Peosta, Iowa

Loras College Invite

Men's Golf

Sep 24, 2018 | 8:00 AM — 6:00 PM | Thunder Hills Country Club Peosta, Iowa

Loras College Invite

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Become a Spartan!

If you're interested in playing men's golf at the University of Dubuque, complete the prospect form, and a coach will be in touch.

Name Position Event Height Weight Year Hometown
Jordan Elliott Sophomore West Des Moines, Iowa
Brady Ellis Sophomore Grinnell, Iowa
Kane Hyde Sophomore Galena, Ill.
Peyton Keeffer Sophomore Stockton, Ill.
Collin Laundrie Sophomore Appleton, Wis.
Anthony Mendoza Sophomore Savanna, Ill.
Garvin Paper Sophomore Walcott, Iowa
Wyatt Wagner Sophomore McHenry, Ill.
Levi Swanson Freshman Alpha, Ill.
Conner Michels Freshman Bellevue, Iowa
Jason Sikkema Freshman Fulton, Ill.

2018-19 Schedule

Aug. 31

Edgewood Fall Classic

Janesville, WI

 

 

Glen Erin Golf Club

 

 

Sept. 2 

Edgewood Fall Classic

Janesville, WI

 

 

Glen Erin Golf Club

 

 

Sept. 7

Carthage Fall Classic

West Dundee, IL

 

 

Randall Oaks Golf Club

 

 

Sept. 8

Carthage Fall Classic

West Dundee, IL

 

 

Randall Oaks Golf Club

 

 

Sept. 14

DIII Midwest Classic

Galena, IL

 

 

Eagle Ridge Resort (North Course) 

 

 

Sept. 15

DIII Midwest Classic

Galena, IL

 

 

Eagle Ridge Resort (North Course) 

 

 

Sept. 21

Clarke College Invite – 1 Team 

Galena, IL  

 

 

Eagle Ridge Resort (North, General)

 

 

Sept. 22

Clarke College Invite – 1 Team 

Galena, IL  

 

 

Eagle Ridge Resort (North, General)

 

 

Sept. 23

Loras College Invite

Peosta, IA

 

 

Thunder Hills Country Club

 

 

Sept. 24

Loras College Invite

Peosta, IA

 

 

Thunder Hills Country Club

 

 

Sept. 30

MSOE Fall Classic

Lake Geneva, WI

 

 

Highland & Brute Courses

 

 

Oct. 1

MSOE Fall Classic

Lake Geneva, WI

 

 

Highland and Brute Courses 

 

 

Oct. 5

Clarke College Invite – 1 Team 

Galena, IL 

 

 

Eagle Ridge Resort (South Course)

 

 

Oct. 22

Whistling Straits Championship

Kohler, WI 

 

 

Straits Course – Host three PGA Championships and 2020 Ryder Cup

 

 

Oct. 23

Whistling Straits Championship

Kohler, WI 

 

 

Straits Course – Host three PGA Championships and 2020 Ryder Cup

 

 

Dustin Bierman
Dustin Bierman
Assistant to the Athletic Director;Director of Golf

BS, University of Dubuque
MA, Loras College

Office Phone: 563.589.3230
E-mail: DBierman@dbq.edu 
Office Location: 303 Stoltz Sports Center
Fax: 563.589.3425
Biography - Click to Open

Dustin Bierman recently finished his second season as the Director of Golf at the University of Dubuque. Under Bierman, the Spartans have upgraded the Men’s & Women’s Golf Program. This past season the UD Women’s Golf team broke seven school records.

In the spring of 2018, Bierman led the UD Men’s Golf team to a 4th place finish at the Iowa Conference Championship and Jordan Elliott to a 3rd place finish and an all-conference season as a freshmen. The Spartans also improved their average from 340 in 2017 to 306 in 2018. The Spartans won the Knox College Jim Wetherbee Invite in March of 2018. Also under Bierman, freshmen Anthony Mendoza excelled in 2018, Anthony won the Clarke Spring Invite by shooting 73. 

In 2017, Bierman led the women’s team to a 5th place finish at the Iowa Conference Championships, which is the best in school history. The Spartans set a school record in scoring at 347 and improved by 53 strokes from 2016 to 2017. The 2017 team had a pair of runner-up finishes at Benedictine Fall Invite and Luther Fall Invite. Daniela Miranda & Elizabeth Stalla shot a school record 79 in the Fall of 2017.

During his tenure with the Spartans, Bierman has excelled at recruiting by bring in 21 total student-athletes in his first two recruiting class for both the men’s and women’s teams.

Prior to coming to the University of Dubuque, Bierman was the head women’s golf coach at Ashford University from 2006-08. He also recruited and coach three all-conference players while with the golf program. He also led the Women’s Golf Team to two top three finishes in the Midwest Conference in two seasons.

A native of Newton, Illinois, Bierman began his college career at Parkland College in Champaign, Illinois. He then transferred to the University of Dubuque. Bierman holds a Bachelor degree from the University of Dubuque, and completed his master’s degree in athletic administration from Loras College in 2007.

Bierman and his wife, Jackie, are the parents of two children Josie and Max.


Joe Powell
Joe Powell
Graduate Assistant - Men's and Women's Golf

BS, Quincy University; Business Management
AS, Parkland College; Business Management

Office Phone: 563.589.3377
E-mail: JRPowell@dbq.edu 
Office Location: 106 Stoltz Sports Center
Biography - Click to Open

Joe Powell begins his first year as graduate assistant to the University of Dubuque Golf programs in 2017. Prior to coming to the University of Dubuque, Powell was a collegiate player at Quincy University.

A native of Effingham, Illinois, Powell began his Golf career at Parkland College in Champaign, Illinois. At Parkland College he was a National Junior College Athletic Association national tournament qualifier in 2014 and named first team all-region.

He then transferred to Quincy University where he completed his playing career in 2017. While at Quincy Powell was captain of his team and also received the Council of Presidents' Academic Excellence Award in 2017.

Powell owns a Bachelor degree In Business Management from the Quincy University, along with an Associate’s Degree in Business Management from Parkland College and is currently working on his MBA.


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