Press Release for Tuesday, May 11, 2010
UNF earns No. 4 seed in NCAA Regional
Assistant Director of Media Relations, Athletics
University of North Florida golf team earned the No. 4 seed and will
travel to College Station, Texas to play in the NCAA Regionals hosted
by Texas A&M at the Traditions Club. The three round tournament
will take place on the par 72, 7,146-yard course May 20-22.
are looking forward to traveling to Texas,” said head coach Scott
Schroeder. “The course is supposed to be real good. The weather will be
similar to what we have here which is good for us, but first we are
looking forward to a good week of practice.”
is currently No. 21 in the Golfstat standings and No. 22 in the
Golfweek/Sagarin rankings. Joining the Ospreys at the Traditions Club
will be No. 1 seeded, host team No. 3/2 Texas A&M. No. 11/13 Texas
Tech earned the No. 2 seed while No. 16/12 Georgia grabbed the No. 3
seed. No. 24/21 TCU rounds out the list of top-25 teams that will be in
the field with the No. 5 seed.
out the field with the No. 6 seed is No. 34/33 Pepperdine, No. 37/35
Auburn, No. 51/55 North Carolina, No. 52 Baylor, No. 58/67 Tulsa, No.
61/59 Rice, No. 65/69 Wichita State, Georgetown and Jackson State.
for the Ospreys, sophomore Sean Dale holds the No. 13 spot on the
Golfstat standings and is No. 25 in the Golfweek/Sagarin rankings.
Freshman Kevin Phelan is 85th in Golfstat.
Ospreys finished second in their last outing at the Golden Ocala
Invitational, hosted by Florida. In the two-round tournament, UNF
scored a 2-under, 574 at the Golden Ocala Golf Club. The Ospreys
finished in front of No. 10 Florida State and No. 46 UCF.
Joe Byun and freshman Kevin Alwin led the team, tying for fifth with
3-under, 141’s. Dale tied for 11th with a 1-under 143 while seniors
Jordan Gibb and J.C. Horne finished 15th (1-over, 145) and 19th
(2-over, 146), respectively.