Men's Golf Wins USA South Championship; Novicki Takes Individual Title
The Pride men's golf team held on to win the USA South Championship while Scott Novicki took home the individual title. Greensboro led wire-to-wire to win the school's ninth conference championship and earn an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.
The Pride took an 18-stroke lead into the final day and held off a late charge by Methodist for the victory. Greensboro shot a final round score of 303 to finish at 878 (288-284-303) overall. The Monarchs came in second with a team score of 883.
Scott Novicki (73-72-74) won the individual title, beating out teammate Nick Peoples (71-68-80) and Methodist's Mike Duncan in a play-off. All three players shot a three day total of 219. The play-off went three holes, with Duncan dropping out on the second and Novicki edging Peoples on the third.
The NCAA Division III Championship will be held on May 15-18 at Mission Inn Resort in Howey-in-the-Hills, FL.