NCAA Regional Fields Announced, Hawerchuk to Compete at Galloway National Golf Club in New Jersey

NCAA Regional Fields Announced, Hawerchuk to Compete at Galloway National Golf Club in New Jersey

Central Connecticut sophomore Eric Hawerchuk was selected by the NCAA Division I Men's Golf committee to participate in the NCAA Division I Men's Golf Championships. The Orangeville, Ontario native will play at one of six 54-hole regional tournaments. He is one of five individuals slated to compete at the Galloway National Golf Club in Galloway, NJ. Hawerchuk earned an automatic bid into the NCAA Division I Men's Golf Regionals with his win at the Northeast Conference Championships. He shot a four under 212 in the three-day, 54-hole event on the International Course at ChampionsGate Golf Club in ChampionsGate, FL.

Hawerchuk, who shot 68-69-75 to win wire-to-wire at the Northeast Conference Championships, and the four other individuals at Galloway National Golf Club will join a 14-team field that includes back-to-back NEC champion Sacred Heart. The regional tournaments will be conducted May 14-16. The low five teams and the low individual not on those teams will advance to the finals, which will be played May 26-30 at the Inverness Club in Toledo, Ohio.

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