69 individuals honored across 15 sports
School-record 150 Rams achieved Academic All-Mountain West status in 2015-16
Oelfke paces Rams with strong closing round
Rams slide to 13th against strong field in Hawai'i
Oelfke, Kieffer and Staiano post top-25 scores on Day 1 of Warrior Princeville Makai Invitational
2016 Mountain West Men's Golf Championship
Ram Masters Invitational Day 2 - Sept. 22, 2015 (Don Reichert)
Ram Masters Invitational Day 1 - Sept. 21, 2015 (Don Reichert)
CSU men's golf at 2014 Ram Masters Invitational - Day 2 (Don Reichert)
CSU men's golf at 2014 Ram Masters Invitational - Day 1 (Don Reichert)
Career Statistics (All Current Rams)
2015-16 Season Stats
Played in 10 events and 30 rounds his senior season, missing two events due to injury… Led the team in scoring at a 71.77 scoring average with 15 rounds of par or better, three top-five placings and five top-10 finishes… His scoring average is the ninth-best single-season scoring average in CSU history… Also had a team-best .944 (25.5/27) in counting rounds… Shot his career-best of 66 in the final round of the 2016 Mountain West Championship, tying for sixth… Was runner-up at the PING Cougar Classic with top career marks of 10-under for the tournament and 54-hole total 206… Also tied for second at the Ram Masters Invitational with a 2-under 208, leading the Rams to the team title… Also helped CSU win the Gene Miranda Falcon Invitational with a tie for third at 6-under 210, his previous career-best under-par score… Tied for sixth at the William H. Tucker Intercollegiate with a 3-under 213… Led the team with a .717 winning percentage in head-to-head individual matchups…
One of two golfers to compete in all 11 tournaments in the Rams’ lineup, joining senior Patrick Winther...Started the season in five straight events at the No. 2 position, and finished the year playing at the No. 1 spot in the final six tournaments…Finished in the top 20 of four events, including the William H. Tucker Intercollegiate in which he finished tied for 8th, a career-best finish…Shot seven rounds in the 60’s during the season, including tying his career-low round of 67 in the final round of action en route to a 12th-place showing at the Mountain West Championship ( May. 1-3)…Shot a season-low round of three-round score of 208 at the Price’s “Give ‘Em Five” Invitational (Oct. 24-26), finishing tied for 16th at the event…Finished the season ranked first on the team with a stroke average of 72.48…Awarded Mountain West academic all-conference honors, as well as Mountain West Scholar-Athlete honors...Selected by Cleveland Golf/Srixon as an All-America Scholar, one of two Rams along with teammate Cameron Harrell, to earn the distinction.
One of three golfers to compete in all 11 tournaments in the Rams’ lineup, joining junior Cameron Harrell and senior Parker Edens...Started two events at the No. 2 position, six events as the Rams’ No. 3, and three events at the No. 4 spot in the lineup...Shot three rounds in the 60s during the season, including a career-low round of 67 at the Ram Masters Invitational (Sept. 16-17)...Shot a season-low round of 211, also his lowest of the year vs. par (+1), at the Del Walker Intercollegiate (March 3-4)...Tied for team-leading honors, with Patrick Winther, placing in a tie for 41st against the 93-player field at The Goodwin (March 28-30)...Posted back-to-back tournaments with career-low finishes late in the season, placing 12th at the El Macero Classic (April 18-20) before leading the team with a tie for 10th at the Mountain West Championship (April 25-27)...Finished the season ranked third on the team with a stroke average of 73.75.
Competed in 11 of 12 tournaments and 32 of 35 rounds on the season for the Rams as a true freshman...Recorded his best finish of the year at the Alister MacKenzie Invitational (Oct. 15-16), tying for 13th place in the 80-player field with a three-round score of 208 (-5), one of two tournament that he finished under par in his true freshman campaign (3-under 213 at the Pacific Invitational (Oct. 29-31)...Fired a season-best round of 68 on two occasions: the final round of the par-71 Alister MacKenzie Invitational and the second round of the par-72 Pacific Invitational...Finished the season ranked fifth on the team with a stroke average of 74.16.
Byron High School
Five-time letter winner in golf for Byron Bears... Hiawatha Valley League All-Conference selection from 2008-2012... Named to the Minnesota Coaches’ Association All-State team, the Minnesota Golf Association’s all-state first team and earned a league championship... Missedthe match-play portion by 1 stroke insummer season’s U.S. Boys Junior Championship... In his AJGA’s performances, he placed fourth in the Duncan McMillan Classic and won Nebraska Junior by firing a 66 in the final round. Ranked 81st by the National Junior Golf Scoreboard... Team rookie of the year in 2008... Four-time MVP... HVL conference champion in 2012... Team captain junior and senior year... Five-time academic all-state award winner.
Born September 15, 1993...Son of Todd and Paula Kieffer... Has two sisters Krislin and Mariah ... Major in civil engineering at Colorado State with a minor in mathematics.
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