SUGAR GROVE, IL – Rich Harvest Farms will once again be hosting Northern Illinois University’s Men’s golf team’s annual tournament, the 2018 Northern Intercollegiate, September 15-16. This two-day tournament brings in 14 of the best up-and-coming teams to the area.

At the last Northern Intercollegiate, Marquette University dominated the field. The Golden Eagles set a school record score for the 54-hole event, finishing with a 32-under-par 832, and student athlete Oliver Farrell shared co-medalist honors with Virginia’s Ashton Poole by shooting 14-under-par. Marquette will be returning to defend their title.

WHAT:                       The Eighth Annual Northern Intercollegiate

Rich Harvest Farms, proud home course for the Northern Illinois University Huskies Men’s and Women’s Golf Teams, will be hosting the 2018 Northern Intercollegiate Tournament. Each university will have a team of five players. An additional seventeen individual will compete as well.

WHEN:                       September 15-16, 2018

The players will play 36 holes on Saturday and 18 holes on Sunday; Saturday’s shotgun start is at 8:15 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Sunday’s shotgun start is at 8:15 a.m.

WHERE:                     Rich Harvest Farms               Sugar Grove, IL

The tournament is free and open to the public. Parking is also free at 45W741 Granart Rd., Sugar Grove, IL 60554


The 2017 Northern Intercollegiate Champions, Marquette University, will be returning to defend their title among the 14 team field. Also included is Northern Illinois University, the host institution, and Aurora University, a Division III school that is competing on the behest of Jerry Rich, owner of Rich Harvest Farms.

  1. University of Missouri (Mizzou)
  2. University of Notre Dame
  3. Marquette University
  4. Ohio State University
  5. Miami University (Ohio)
  6. University of Michigan
  7. Coastal Carolina
  8. University of Wisconsin
  9. Grand Canyon
  10. Augusta
  11. Toledo
  12. University of Missouri – Kansas City (UMKC)
  13. Northern Illinois University
  14. Aurora University


Individuals from University of California – L.A. (UCLA) are competing as well.

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