Success Stories

Students of Brent Snyder Golf compete on a local and national level, their accomplishments include:

PGA Tour

  • 2017 Barracuda Championship:  T34
  • 2017 Valspar Championship:  T62
  • 2016 Northern Trust Open:  T72
  • 2016 Barracuda Championship:  T44
  • 2016 John Deere Classic :  T22

Web.com Tour

  • 2017 Air Capital Classic:  T19
  • 2016 Utah Championship:  T15
  • 2016 Ellie Mae Classic:  T53

Mackenzie Tour – PGA Tour Canada

  • 2017 Freedom 55 Financial Championship:  T6
  • 2017 National Capital Open to Support Our Troops:  T3
  • 2017 Players Cup:  T11
  • 2017 Staal Foundation Open: T15
  • 2017 ATB Financial Classic:  T14
  • 2017 Ontario Championship:  T28

USGA

  • US Open:  Competitor
  • US Open Sectional Qualifying:  Qualifier,  multiple competitors
  • US Open Local Qualifying:  Multiple Medalists and Qualifiers
  • US Women’s Open Qualifying: Low Amateur; 2 Top-Ten
  • US Amateur:  Competitor
  • US Amateur Qualifying:  Medalist
  • US Women’s Mid-Am:  Qualifier, Competitor
  • US Girls’ Junior Qualifying: Multiple medalists, multiple appearances in US Girls’ Junior
  • US Junior Amateur Qualifying: Medalist, multiple appearances in US Junior
  • US Women’s State Team: 2 Members of teams representing Minnesota

Minnesota PGA

  • Men’s State Open:  Multiple Qualifiers
  • Women’s State Open: 3 Top-Ten
  • Golf Champions: 2 Top-Three Amateurs/Top-Fifteen Overall

Minnesota State Championships

  • Women’s State Amateur: Two-time Champion; 3 Top-Ten; First Flight Champion
  • Mens State Amateur: Champion; Top-Five Finish; Multiple Qualifiers
  • Men’s Player’s Championship:  Quarterfinalist; Multiple Qualifiers
  • Senior Mens Player’s Championship:  Qualifier
  • Women’s Match Play: 2 Consolation Champions
  • Women’s Four Ball: Champion
  • Men’s Four Ball: Champion; Runner-up
  • Junior Girls: Three Champions; 10 Top-Tens; First Flight Champion
  • Junior Boys:  3 Top-Tens
  • Publinks Net Championship:  Two-Time Champion
  • Publinks Junior Championship:  Runner-up; Top-Ten
  • Twin Cities Mens Championship:  Runner-up
  • Twin Cities Junior Championship:  Medalist; multiple Top-Tens
  • Junior Girls Player of the Year

Wisconsin State Championships

  • Men’s State Amateur:  Champion, Multiple Qualifiers
  • Junior Girls Match Play: Champion
  • Junior Boys Championship:  2 Top-Three Finishes

Washington State

  • State HS Tournament: Champion, 11 shot victory
  • Pacific Northwest PGA Junior Championship:  Champion
  • US Junior Am Qualifier
  • 10+ State Victories

Regional Tournaments

  • South Dakota Open:  T2
  • Pine to Palm:  Champion
  • Jewell Amateur:  Champion
  • Resorters:  Women’s Champion

National Junior Tournaments

  • Drive, Chip and Putt Championships:  3 National Qualifiers
  • Calloway Junior World Championship: Top-Twenty Finish; multiple appearances
  • US Kids World Championship:  Top 20 Finish
  • US Kids: MN 10yr old Player of the Year; 5 Victories
  • AJGA: 3 Top-Ten Finishes
  • FCWT: 4 Victories; 9 Top-Ten Finishes
  • Optimist International Championship:  Multiple Qualifiers
  • Hurricane Junior Tour:  7 Victories; 40 Top-Tens
  • RMJGT:  Top-Ten Finish
  • Plantation Junior Tour:  5+ Victories
  • Kathy Whitworth Invitational: 6th Place Finish

Regional Junior Tournaments

  • Midwest Junior Championship: Champion; 3 Top-Tens; 10 Top-Twenty Finishes
  • US Kids – Mpls Tour:  Champion
  • MAJGT:  2 Victories; 5 Top-Tens
  • Timber Creek Classic:  Boy’s Champion
  • Resorters:  age 13-15 Three Time Champion

NCAA

Division One:

  • 4 Victories; 28 Top-Ten finishes
  • Northern Trust Collegiate Showdown:  Medalist
  • NCAA National Championship:  Top-Ten
  • Boilermaker Invitational:  Medalist
  • Crooked Stick Intercollegiate:  Medalist
  • Minnesota Invitational:  Medalist
  • UNO Invitational:  Medalist
  • BIG 10 Women’s Golfer of the Week
  • Four-time BIG 10 Men’s Golfer of the Week
  • WAC Golfer of the Week
  • BIG 10 Player of the Year
  • Arnold Palmer US Cup Team:  Participant
  • BIG 10 Medal of Honor Award winner
  • Academic All-BIG 10:  Multiple recipients
  • All BIG 10 First Team
  • PING All-American
  • Les Bolstad Award winner
  • Academic All-BIG 10:  Multiple recipients
  • Two-time WCGA Div I All Scholar Team
  • Mountain West Scholar Athlete

Division Two:

  • 9 Top-Ten finishes
  • All Region Honors
  • Academic All-NSIC
  • WGCA All-American Scholar

Division Three:

  • 12 Victories; 47 Top-Ten finishes
  • NCAA DIII National Championship:  Five Competitors
  • MIAC Men’s Champion
  • 36 hole School Scoring Record
  • All-MIAC
  • WGCA All-American Scholars
  • MIAC Men’s Player of the Year
  • Two Women’s MIAC Athletes of the Week
  • Three Men’s MIAC Athletes of the Week

NAIA

  • 8 Victories; 6 Top-Ten finishes
  • Four-time KIAC Women’s Golfer of the Week
  • NAIA National Championship:  Competitor
  • River-States Conference Golfer of the Week
  • All-Conference Scholar Athlete

Canadian Women’s Amateur

  • Competitor selected into 2 championships

Women’s Western Golf Association

  • Amateur Quarterfinalist
  • Jr. Amateur Quarterfinalist

PGA Junior National Championship

  • Multiple appearances
  • PGA Junior Series: Top-Five Finish

Minnesota Junior PGA

  • Section Championship:  Two Champions; Nine Top-Ten Finishes
  • 12 & under Section Championship:  Four Champions; Top-Five Finish
  • Match Play Championship:  Boys Runner-up; Girls Runner-up
  • Warrior Cup:  Medalist
  • Valspar Players’ Tour Girls Player of the Year
  • 191+ Victories
  • 583+ Top-Ten Finishes

Wisconsin Junior PGA

  • 20+ Victories
  • 98+ Top-Ten Finishes
  • Section Championship: Runner-Up; Top-Ten Finish
  • Boys 12 & under Section Championship:  Medalist

Minnesota State High School League

  • State Tournament: 3 Champions
  • 2017 State Tournament:  29 students advanced to state; 9 Top-Ten; 1 Champion
  • 2017 Results: 77 victories; 10 Section Champions; 26 All-Conference
  • Accumulated Results:  285 victories

Wisconsin State High School League

  • 2016-2017 State Tournaments:  8 students advanced to state; 2 Top-Ten
  • 2016-2017 Season Results: 40+ Victories; 3 Section Champion; 11 All-Conference
  • Accumulated Results:  95+ victories


Brent Snyder Golf students compete on college golf teams at every level:

Division I

Colorado State
Drake University
Grand Canyon University
North Dakota State University
University of Illinois
University of Iowa
University of Minnesota
University of Nebraska-Omaha
University of North Dakota
University of South Dakota
University of Washington
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay

Division II

Augustana College
Concordia College
Concordia University, St Paul
Lewis University
Regis University
University of Colorado-Mesa
University of Sioux Falls

Division III

Augsburg College
Carleton College
Carroll College
Carthage College
Gustavus Adolphus
Occidental College
St Catherine University
St Johns University
St Olaf College
Redlands University
University of St. Thomas
University of  Wisconsin – Eau Claire
University of Wisconsin – Stout
Wisconsin Lutheran College

NAIA

Indiana University East
Taylor University
Viterbo University