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Ian Rinken
Class: SR
Major: Christian Education Ministries
Hometown: Sioux Falls, SD
Previous School: South Dakota State / Washington

2015-16 (Jr.): Competed in six events after transferring to Taylor in January of 2016… Finished the season with a 78.9 scoring average in 12 rounds… Tied for individual medalist honors at the USF Spring Invitational… Collected one Top-5… One Top-10… two Top-20’s.

2014-15 at South Dakota State: Competed in four events, recording a 78.00 scoring average in 11 rounds... registered three rounds below 75 with a career-low 73 in the second round of the Ogio Utah Invitational (10/6-7)...shot career-best 36-hole (151) and season-best 54-hole (231) scores in Utah...best finish came at the Bill Ross Intercollegiate (10/13-14), tying for 18th.

2013-14 at South Dakota State: Competed in seven events, posting a 78.95 scoring average in 19 rounds ... best finish came at the 2013 Fall Jackrabbit Invitational (9/23-9/24), finishing 31st with career- season-low 18-hole (74) and 54-hole (229) scores ... shot a career- and season-low 36-hole score (152) at the Ram Masters Invitational (9/16-9/17) ... fired 78s in the final two rounds at the Battle of the Tetons (9/2-9/3) for a 238.

Prep/Personal: Transfered to Taylor after playing two seasons at NCAA Division I South Dakota State... Prepped at Washington High School in Sioux Falls, S.D... Three-time all-state selection (2010-2012)... 2011 South Dakota Golf Association Junior Player of the Year... finished tied for 14th and was the low junior at the 2012 SDGA Men’s Amateur Championship ... placed third at the 2012 Brandon Open ... named to the Class AA all-tournament team after back-to-back fourth-place finishes at the state tournament ... two-time academic all-state pick... Parents are Doug and Jan... Majoring in Christian Ministries. 

2016-17 Men's Golf Roster
Roster for 2016-17 Men's Golf Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
Alec DutkowskiSO  Wakarusa, INNorthwood
Nathan EdwardsSR  Kokomo, INNorthwestern
Jordan HallSR  Bloomington, ILCornerstone Christian Academy
Mitch LampingJR  Liberty Township, OHMoeller
Scottie MarstonFR  Delwood, MNWhite Bear Lake
Noah MillerFR  Urbandale, IADes Moines Christian
Nate MorrisFR  Spencerville, INLeo
Seth NealSR  Muncie, INDelta
Jeremy RaySO  Carmel, INWestfield
Ian RinkenSR  Sioux Falls, SDSouth Dakota State / Washington
Josh StimmelJR  Hilliard, OHHilliard Davidson
Trey TurnerJR  Bedford, INBedford North Lawrence
Nick WaskomJR  Columbus, INColumbus North