Norrman 9th, Hurricanes 7th After One Round At NCAA DII Preview

MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala.- Vincent Norrman fired a one-under par 71 in Round 1 at the University of North Alabama Classic to sit tied for ninth of 96 golfers and lead the Georgia Southwestern men's golf team to sit seventh of 18 teams on Monday.

GSW posted a 297 in the first round at the NCAA DII South/Southeast Region Preview at the RTJ Fighting Joe 72-par, 7,126-yard course.

The Hurricanes are playing against eight other teams ranked in the Top-50 of the latest NCAA Division II Golfstat Relative Rankings Report. No. 32 Carson-Newman leads the tournament after one round with a four-under par 284. No. 9 North Alabama is three strokes behind the leaders and No. 24 Limestone sits in third with a 290. 

GSW sits second of the five Peach Belt Conference teams competing, just one stroke behind No. 23 Young Harris.

Ethan Chamineak sits two strokes behind Norrman posting a 73 to sit tied for 20th and Nicholas Ward is tied for 40th with a 76. Tyler Barker and Alex Wells both posted 77's to sit tied for 50th.

Round 2 was suspended due to weather and will resume Tuesday morning with Round 3 to follow.

The NCAA Division II South/Southeast Super Regional that will be played at the RTJ course on May 7-10.

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NCAA DII S/SE REGION PREVIEW- TEAM SCORES


 Teams Rd. 1
Rd. 2
Rd. 3 Total  +/-
1
(32)Carson-Newman
284



-4
2
(9) North Alabama
287       -1
3
(24) Limestone 290
      +2
4
 (8) Missouri-St. Louis
292
      +4
T5
(13) Lee 296
      +8
T5
(23) Young Harris
296
      +8
7
(39) GSW
297
      +9
8
(47) Clayton State
298       +10
T9
(29) Columbus State
300
      +12
T9
Montevallo
300
      +12
T9
West Alabama
300
      +12
12
Tampa
304
      +16
T13
Drury
306
      +18
T13
Arkansas Tech
306



+18
T15
North Alabama (B )
311



+23
T15
Delta State
311       +23
17 Bentley
317
      +29
18
Shorter
324
      +36
 ( ) - NCAA Division II ranking in latest Golfstat Relative Rankings Report

GSW SCORES

Place
Rd. 1
Rd. 2
Rd. 3 Total +/-
T9 
Vincent Norrman 71       -1
T20
Ethan Chamineak 73
      +1
T40
Nicholas Ward 76
      +4
T50
Alex Wells 77
      +5
T50
Tyler Barker 77
      +5