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Women's Golf

Carl Sandburg College started the women’s golf program in 2006. Home meets are held at Lake Bracken Country Club located just south of Galesburg.

NJCAA National Tournament
2019 (11th)

2019-20 Women's Golf Roster
women's golf roster
High School
Kelli Kennedy Fr. Henry, Ill. Henry-Senachwine
Rylee Liles Fr. Hennepin, Ill. Putnam County
Madison Newton So. Erie, Ill. Erie
Brisa Pantoja Fr. Waukegan, Ill. Waukegan
Elizabeth Whitford Fr. Dahinda, Ill. Galva
Jaeden Workman So. Morrison, Ill. Morrison


Head coach: Mike Bailey
Assistant coach: Gail Hannam


2019-20 Women's Golf Schedule

Fall Season

fall season
Sunday, Aug. 25 Noon Mount Mercy Early Bird Hunters Ridge Marion, Iowa 358 — T-3rd
Aug. 31-Sept. 1 Augustana Highland Classic Highland Springs Rock Island 674 — 8th
Saturday, Aug. 31 1 p.m. First Round 340
Sunday, Sept. 1 9 a.m. Second Round 334
Sept. 7-8 Fighting Scots Invite Gibson Woods Monmouth 697 — 4th
Saturday, Sept. 7 1 p.m. First Round 355
Sunday, Sept. 8 8:30 a.m. Second Round 342
Sept. 21-22 Knox Prairie Fire Classic Soangetaha Galesburg 337 — 4th
Saturday, Sept. 21 1 p.m. First Round 337
Sunday, Sept. 22 9 a.m. Second Round Canceled
Sept. 29-30 Illinois College Fall Invite Jacksonville 691 — 3rd
Sunday, Sept. 29 Noon First Round Links at Jacksonville 348
Monday, Sept. 30 10 a.m. Second Round Jacksonville Country Club 343
Coaching Staff


Mike Bailey

Head Coach

Mike Bailey serves as the athletic director, women's golf and women's basketball coach at Carl Sandburg College. He has 20 years of coaching experience at Sandburg as he also coached men's basketball and baseball. He is from Oelwein, Iowa, and holds degrees from North Iowa Area Community College and the University of Northern Iowa. His coaching stops include BC Wetzikon in Wetzikon, Switzerland, Northern Iowa under Eldon Miller and Southeastern Community College under Jim Wyatt. Coach Bailey and his wife, Kelly, reside in Galesburg and have two children, Steele and Skyler.



Gail Hannam

Assistant Coach

Gail Hannam joined the Chargers as an assistant in the 2015-16 season. She currently is president of the Galesburg Women's All City golf tournament and on the board of directors for the Illinois Women's Golf Association. She played collegiately at the University of Illinois and continues to play competitive golf both locally and at the state level.