Field set for NCAA Golf National Championship
The field is set for the NCAA National Golf Championship next week in Hutchinson. Unfortunately, Wichita State will not be sending their team or any individuals. The Shockers season ended with a 12th place finish at the Eugene, Oregon Regional.
You can read the full field released by the NCAA below:
The NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Committee announced Saturday the 156 participants that will compete in the 2014 NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championships.
The top five teams and the top individual not on those teams from each regional have advanced to compete at the finals which will be held May 23-28 at Prairie Dunes Country Club in Hutchinson, Kansas. The championships are being hosted by Wichita State.
The teams and individuals advancing to the 2014 championships finals are listed below:
Hosted by Auburn
Marco Iten, Austin Peay
Hosted by Missouri
Denny McCarthy, Virginia
Hosted by NC State
Cyrus Stewart, Wake Forest
Sugar Grove Regional
Hosted by the Northern Illinois
Taylor Pendrith, Kent State
Hosted by Oregon
Chris Robb, Chattanooga
San Antonio Regional
Hosted by UTSA
Ricardo Gouveia, Central Florida
Alabama won the 2013 NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championships. Alabama defeated Illinois 4-1 in the final round of match play competition. Max Homa of California was the individual medalist. Homa posted a 9-under par 201 in three rounds of stroke play to win by three shots over a group of six players who were tied for second. He was California’s first individual champion. The finals were held at The Capital City Club, Crabapple Course in Atlanta. Georgia Tech was the host.