Transylvania welcomes 17 teams to Lexington for NCAA Preview tournament on Monday and Tuesday

overhead shot of preview participants

LEXINGTON, Ky.— In advance of the 2019 NCAA Division III Men's Golf Championships next May, teams from across the country will preview and play the Champions at Keene Trace Course on Monday and Tuesday, September 17-18. Transylvania University will host the four-round NCAA championship event May 14-17, 2019.

Home of the PGA Barbasol Championship, the Keene Trace courses have hosted multiple professional, amateur college and open competitions, including previous NCAA championships.

This weekend, Transy is hosting the NCAA Division III Men's Golf Championship Preview beginning with practice on Sunday.  Eighteen Division III teams will then play 18 holes Monday morning, another 18 Monday afternoon and close with a final 18 Tuesday morning.  An awards ceremony will be held at approximately 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday.




When:         Tuesday, Sept. 18, 1 p.m.

Who:          Transylvania Vice President for Enrollment and Student Life Holly Sheilley and Men's Golf coach Brian Lane

Where:       Keene Trace Golf Club clubhouse


Teams participating include:  Transylvania University, Berry College, Carnegie Mellon University, Concordia College, Emory University, Guilford College, Hope College, Huntingdon College, Illinois Wesleyan University, Kenyon College, Oglethorpe University, Ohio Wesleyan University, Otterbein University, Rhodes College, University of St. Thomas, Washington and Lee University and Wittenberg University.

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