Eagles Prep For National Tournament
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)|
|4 Rochester (NY)|
|8 Western New England|
GCAA Coaches Poll
|3||St. Thomas (MN) (6)||365||4|
|6||Illinois Wesleyan (1)||219||5|
|12||Saint John's (MN)||226||12|
|13||North Carolina Wesleyan||211||15|
|14||Washington & Lee||190||13|
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