Coastal Carolina Men's Golf Begins NCAA Regional Thursday
May 15, 2013
BATON ROUGE, La. - The Coastal Carolina men's golf team will begin play at the 2013 NCAA Baton Rouge Regional on Thursday (May 16) with a day one tee of 8:50 am (CT) at the University Club on the campus of Louisiana State University.
The low five teams and the low individual not on those teams from each regional will advance to the NCAA Championships, conducted May 28-June 2, at The Capital City Club, Crabapple Course in Atlanta. Georgia Tech is the host institution for this year's championships.
Representing the 2013 Big South Chanticleers at the Regional will be Sebastian Soderberg, Andrew Dorn, Ben Wheeler, Roberto Ballesteros and Peter Valasek. Coastal, ranked 50th nationally, will enter as the ninth seed.
Top seed Alabama is ranked second in the nation, followed by 10th-ranked Florida, #17 LSU, #23 Mississippi State, #26 Houston, #35 Northwestern, #38 Tennessee and #47 South Alabama.
NCAA BATON ROUGE REGIONAL FIELD (SEEDED IN ORDER)
4. Mississippi State
8. South Alabama
9. Coastal Carolina
11. Wichita State
12. Southeastern Louisiana
13. Houston Baptist