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Tuesday, May 8, 2012 11:06 a.m.

Men’s golf headed to Greensboro, N.C. for NCAA regional competition

Senior Martin Liu of the men's golf team thanks the audience after the golf team was awarded the Moment of the Year for their first-ever Atlantic 10 Championship. Hatchet File Photo

The men’s golf team will head to the Grandover Resort Golf Course in Greensboro, N.C. for the three-day NCAA Regionals competition May 17-19.

Hosted by North Carolina-Greensboro and the Greensboro Sports Commission, the Colonials will compete in their first NCAA regional since 2006 after claiming the A-10 championship April 29. 

13 teams and 10 individuals not on those teams compete at three different NCAA regional competitions, while three other regional competitions will have 14 teams and five individual players not on those teams. The top 30 teams and six individuals will advance to the NCAA Championship. At its regional competition, GW will compete against A-10 rival Charlotte, Auburn, UNLV, Florida, Duke, Indiana, Liberty, SMU, Texas Tech, Tulsa, Lamar, Lousiana-Lafayette and Mount Saint Mary’s.