The Husson University golf team won the North Atlantic Conference championship last fall and now it's go time for the NCAA national championship.

The Eagles and 41 other Division III teams will compete in Greensboro, North Carolina tomorrow through Friday for the national title.

Last year, the Husson finished in 36th place as a team but Gavin Dugas finished in a tie for 16th place for individual honors.

This year's team includes Gavin Dugas, his younger brother Eric, both from Pittsfield, Mackenzie Clow (PEI), Taylor Morang (Winthrop) and Daulton Wickenden (Camden Hills).

The Eagles have been throughout the spring regionally and have received votes in the national rankings.

NORTHEAST REGIONAL RANKING
1 Trinty (Connecticut)
2 NYU
3 Babson
4 Rochester (NY)
5 Husson
6 Rensselaer
7 Williams
8 Western New England

 

GCAA Coaches Poll

RANK SCHOOL POINTS PREVIOUS
1 Methodist (4) 380 1
2 Huntingdon (3) 373 2
3 St. Thomas (MN) (6) 365 4
4 Emory (1) 357 3
5 UT Tyler 320 6
6 Illinois Wesleyan (1) 219 5
7 Guilford (1) 309 8
8 Concordia (TX) 285 7
9 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 270 9
10 Southwestern (TX) 246 10
11 Hope 235 11
12 Saint John's (MN) 226 12
13 North Carolina Wesleyan 211 15
14 Washington & Lee 190 13
15 Greensboro 178 14
16 Wittenberg 151 16
17 Rhodes 137 17
18 La Verne 111 19
19 Kenyon 91 18
20 California Lutheran 79 20
21 Oglethorpe 69 21
22 Sewanee 53 22
23 Redlands 42 23
24 NYU 28 NR
25 Pacific Lutheran 26 T24

Others Receiving Votes: Gustavus Adolphus, 25; Trinity (CT), 21; RPI, 16; Hampden-Sydney, 13; Ohio Wesleyan, 11; LaGrange, 9; Wisconsin-Eau Claire, 8; Carnegie Mellon, 6; Rochester, 5; Mary Hardin-Baylor, 4; Transylvania, 4; Franklin & Marshall, 3; Husson, 3; Mary Washington, 3; Augsburg, 2; Piedmont, 2; Babson, 1; Calvin, 1; Texas Lutheran, 1; Trinity (TX), 1