NCAA Regional Awaits Hoosiers
May 12, 2009
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Indiana Men's Golf, ranked 11th nationally, continues postseason play starting Thursday at the NCAA Southeast regional. The Hoosiers are one of 14 teams vying to keep their season alive as the top-five teams qualify for the NCAA Championship held in Toledo, Ohio at the end of the month.
The complete field consists of (in order of seed): Georgia, Indiana, South Carolina, UCF, Florida State, Arizona, Augusta State, Kentucky, Georgia Southern, Georgia State, Iowa, Charlotte, Campbell, Loyola (Md.).
UCF and the Central Florida Sports Commission will host the Regional at the RedTail Golf Club (7,136-yard, par-71) in Sorrento, Fla. The participants are set to play 54 holes of competition with one round a day Thursday-Saturday.
Live scoring of the event will be available throughout the tournament, simply visit www.golfstat.com.
Campillo will be joined by fellow finalists Rickie Fowler of Oklahoma State and Clemson's Kyle Stanley in Fort Worth, Texas on May 22 for the Ben Hogan Award presentation, which will be broadcast live on GolfweekTV beginning at 9:15 EST with live chatting starting one hour prior.
Campillo becomes the fifth golfer in Big Ten History to be named Player of the Year in consecutive seasons and the third all-time multiple award-winning Hoosier. Former Hoosiers Jeff Overton and Randy Leen won the award in 2004-05 and 1996-98, respectively. He is just the 10th player in conference history to earn four first-team recognitions.
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