The Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) unveiled its 2019-20 CACC Team Academic Award winners on Wednesday, as six schools combined to take home the 17 honors for the 2019-20 academic year. The announcement was made by CACC Commissioner Dan Mara, as the school with the highest team grade point average in each of the league's 16 championship sports, was crowned the Team Academic Award winner for that specific sport.
For the first time in his career, Wilmington University golf coach Mark Hall has been named the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference Coach of the Year, highlighting the major awards as two Wildcats were named All-CACC in the postseason report, as announced by the conference office on Monday.
A pair of Wilmington golfers earned a spot on the 20th Annual J. Ralph Hargett Memorial Invitational All-Tournament Team in leading the Wildcats to a seventh place finish on Tuesday afternoon at the Stonebridge Golf Club. The Wildcats shot a 307 Tuesday to finish with a 911 (+47).
A pair of Wildcats are within striking distance after two rounds at the J. Ralph Hargett Invitational as the Wilmington University golf team is seventh overall after Monday’s rounds at the Stonebridge Golf Club.
Junior golfer Enrique Valverde competed at the 2020 Latin America Amateur Championship this past weekend, making the cut and finishing 32nd overall while playing at the El Camaleon Golf Club on the Mexican coast near Playa del Carmen.
Eight honorees on Wednesday were named to the 2019 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Men's Golf All-Academic Team, as announced by Commissioner Dan Mara. The eight honorees represented five of the nine schools that compete in the sport at the varsity level.
The Wilmington University golf team closed its fall season with its best score of the year, shooting a 289 on Tuesday in the third round of the Miami Intercollegiate at the Red Tiger course on Trump National Doral, finishing in seventh overall.
Trailing by 10 strokes entering the second and final round, the Wilmington University golf team stormed back to claim the 2019 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference Championship on Tuesday, making it nine titles in the last 10 years, with rounds of 308-292 for a 600 (+24) at the White Beeches Golf & Country Club.
The Wilmington University golf team shot a 308 (+20) in the first round of the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference Championship on Monday, sitting in second place overall and in the hunt for the title at the White Beeches Golf & Country Club.
The Wilmington University golf team closed out the Griffin Invitational with a 302 in the third round on Tuesday, climbing a spot to 10th overall with a three-round score of 911 (+47) at the Country Club of Petersburg.
Following the first two rounds of The Griffin Invitational, the Wilmington University golf team is in 11th overall, shooting rounds of 310 and 300 at the Country Club of Petersburg on Monday afternoon.
In its first action of the 2019-20 season, Enrique Valverde leads the Wilmington University golf team in the first two rounds of the 2019 Jay Jennison Cup, sitting in seventh overall while the team is in 13th, playing at the Palencia Club.
The 2019-20 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Men's Golf season is right around the corner, as the nine schools in the league that compete in the sport will be in action the week following the Labor Day holiday weekend.