RAMS SIGN NORWEGIAN STANDOUT

RICHMOND, Va. – Mikkel Antonsen (Krakeroy, Norway) has signed a National Letter of Intent with the VCU Golf program, Head Coach Matt Ball announced Tuesday.

Antonsen is a member of Norway's National Team and is a two-time winner of the Campeonato de Alicante. Antonsen became the youngest winner of the Norwegian National Championship in 2017, an effort that included a course-record of 7-under.

A native of Krakeroy, Norway, Antonsen has also placed second at the Spanish U16 Championship, as well as the European Young Masters in Oslo, Norwary in 2017. Antonsen fired a course-record 9-under 63 in the first round of that tournament. He also represented Norway at the European Team Championships and the Nations Cup.

Antonsen joins a VCU program that has captured four Atlantic 10 Conference titles in the past six seasons.