Crippen joins Blue Hawk Golf in 2014-15

DICKINSON, N.D. – Dickinson State University Head Golf Coach Thadd O'Donnell is pleased to announce that Benji Crippen has signed a letter of intent to play for the Blue Hawks in 2014-15.

Crippen hails from Colstrip, Mont. where he attends Colstrip High School.  Crippen placed first in the Big Sky Games and has a handicap of eight. His junior year he shot a career best of 80.

"Benji is a great individual," O'Donnell said.  "He loves the sport of golf, being a student of the sport and a phenomenal work ethic will help him develop into a good college golfer.  We are proud to have him in our program."

Crippen is the son of Leanne Crippen.


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