Hurricanes Place 7th, Norrman 6th at NCAA DII Preview

MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala.-The Georgia Southwestern men's golf team fired a tournament low 288 in Round 3 to finish tied for seventh of 18 teams at the University of North Alabama Classic on Tuesday.

GSW finished with a three-round 884 at the RTJ Fighting Joe 72-par, 7,126-yard course.

Of the 18 teams that competed at the NCAA DII South/Southeast Region Preview, nine were ranked in the Top-50 of the latest NCAA Division II Golfstat Relative Rankings Report including GSW at No. 39.

No. 13 Lee climbed four spots to the top with a ten-under par, three-round 854. No. 9 North Alabama finished second with an 868 and and No. 23 Young Harris placed third with an 875.

The Hurricanes finished tied with Peach Belt Conference foe No. 29 Columbus State and were four strokes behind Montevallo who finished sixth.

Vincent Norrman led the Hurricanes with a two-under, three-round 214 (71, 71, 72) to finish tied for 6th of 96 golfers. Ethan Chamineak posted a tournament low 72 in Round 3 to finish tied for 22nd with a three-round 219. Tyler Barker fired a tournament low 69 in the final round to move up 29 spots and finish tied for 36th with a 224. Nicholas Ward finished tied for 60th with a 229 and Alex Wells posted a 234 to finish tied for 74th

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

GSW hosts the Hurricane Invitational Monday and Tuesday at Doublegate Country Club in Albany, Ga.

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NCAA DII S/SE REGION PREVIEW- TEAM SCORES


 Teams Rd. 1
Rd. 2
Rd. 3 Total  +/-
1
(13) Lee 296
279
279
854
-10
2
(9) North Alabama
287 298
283
868
+4
3
(23) Young Harris
296
289
290 875
+11
4
(32)Carson-Newman
284
298
294
876
+12
5
(24) Limestone 290
302
285
877
+13
6
Montevallo
300
295
285
880
+16
T7
(39) GSW
297
299
288
884
+20
T7
(29) Columbus State
300
296
288
884
+20
9
 (8) Missouri-St. Louis
292
296
301
889
+25
10
(47) Clayton State
298 297
295
890
+26
11
Arkansas Tech
306
296
289
891
+27
12
Tampa
304
290
301
895
+31
13
West Alabama
300
296
303
899
+35
14
Drury
306
312
296
914
+50
15
North Alabama (B )
311
310
294
915
+51
16
Delta State
311 302
303
916
+52
17
Bentley
317
308
321
945
+821
18
Shorter
324
337
323
984
+120
 ( ) - NCAA Division II ranking in latest Golfstat Relative Rankings Report

GSW SCORES

Place
Rd. 1
Rd. 2
Rd. 3 Total +/-
T6
Vincent Norrman 71 71 72
214 -2
T22
Ethan Chamineak 73
74
72
219
+3
T36
Tyler Barker 77
78
69
224
+8
T60
Nicholas Ward 76
78
75
229
+13
T74
Alex Wells 77
76
81
234
+18