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ETSU golfers begin final stretch at Cleveland Golf Classic
Friday, April 01, 2005
The Buccaneers, who are currently ranked 39th in the country by Golfstat.com and Golfweek.com, find themselves in good position for a berth in the NCAA Regionals, if they can continue to improve their consistency and make strides in their upcoming tournaments.
"It's a pretty important stretch for us," said ETSU head coach Fred Warren. "I really think we're a better team than the ranking shows right now. I think we're making a lot of improvements and I've seen some good things from our freshman recently. I'm looking forward to our upcoming tournaments and I think our guys are, too."
Led by Hogan Award semifinalist Rhys Davies, who has won three individual championships in his last seven collegiate tournaments and is currently ranked No. 3 nationally, the Bucs are hoping to make a move up the national rankings. Davies, who is just a sophomore, will be joined by senior Cennydd Mills (Cardiff, Wales), and freshmen Cian McNamara (Limerick, Ireland) and Gareth Shaw (Lisburn, Northern Ireland) as ETSU's top players.
"We're still looking for that fifth scorer to help us,"
After the Cleveland Golf Classic on April 2-3, the Bucs will compete in The Intercollegiate at
For complete results and information on the Bucs' upcoming events, visit ETSUBucs.com for all the latest updates. ETSU fans can also keep up with live scoring from the Cleveland Golf Classic by visiting www.golfstat.com.