Northwestern Wins 2011 Big Ten Match Play Championship

Eric Chun won all three of his matches to lead Northwestern to the 2011 Big Ten Match Play Championship.

Eric Chun won all three of his matches to lead Northwestern to the 2011 Big Ten Match Play Championship.

Feb. 12, 2011

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. - Northwestern defeated Indiana, 4-2, to earn its second-straight Big Ten Match Play Championship title on Saturday at PGA National Resort. The fourth-seeded Wildcats used wins from David Lipsky, Eric Chun, Nick Losole and Jack Perry to take down the seventh-seeded Hoosiers.

Northwestern defeated No. 5 Michigan, 5-1, in the quarterfinals before upending top-seeded Illinois on a tiebreaker after playing to a 3-3 tie in the semifinals. The Wildcats are now 10-1 all-time at the Big Ten Match Play Championship, winning their last nine matches dating back to 2009.

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