Seventh Annual Bucky Maughan Golf Scramble Scheduled for Oct. 9

FARGO, N.D.–The seventh annual Bucky Maughan Golf Scramble hosted by the North Dakota State University wrestling program and sponsored by 3X Gear is scheduled for Friday, Oct. 9, at the Maple River Golf Course in Maple River, N.D.

Registration starts at 1 p.m. Oct. 6 with a 2 p.m. shotgun start for the four-person California-style scramble. A dinner and awards presentation starts at 6:30 p.m. Awards will be presented for the top team, the longest drive and the longest putt, along with other various door prizes.

NDSU BisonCost for the Bucky Maughan Golf Scramble is $85 per individual and $340 for a four-person team. The fee includes 18 holes of golf, cart, dinner and a commemorative gift. Dinner-only is $15 per person. Hole sponsorship opportunity is available at $200 for business, group or individual recognition. For the registration form, click here.

A National Wrestling Hall of Fame inductee, Maughan led the Bison to four NCAA Division II national championships in 1988, 1998, 2000 and 2001 as well as six national runner-up finishes. During the Division II era, he coached 21 wrestlers to 30 NCAA Division II national championships and had 19 wrestlers compete in the Division I Championships, including six place winners. Maughan, the winningest coach in NDSU history, finished his 47-year career with a record of 467-157-13. He led the Bison to three undefeated seasons in 1984-85, 1991-92 and 2003-04. A native of Canonsburg, Pa., Maughan was a Pennsylvania state champion during his high school career. He was a two-time NAIA national champion at Minnesota State Moorhead in 1962 and 1963 and also claimed the 1963 NCAA Division I 115 pound championship.

For more information, contact NDSU assistant wrestling coach Manny Rivera at (701) 630-4067 or email

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