Saturday, May 21, 2011

49ers golf team places 7th at regional

The Charlotte 49ers golf team placed seventh at NCAA Central Regional at Zionsville, Ind., two spots short of advancing to their fourth NCAA Championship. The top five teams from the regional - Michigan, Illinois, Alabama, Tennessee and Iowa - advanced to the NCAA Championship.

Charlotte was led by Will Golden and Paul Ferrier, who both shot 1-over 72 in the final round; Andy Sajevic added a 2-over 73. The 49ers shot an 8-over, 292 in the final round to finish with a three-day total of 23-over 875. Michigan won at 11-under 841.

-- Observer News Services