Men's Golf Heads To Chris Schenkel

UABSPORTS.COM Redshirt senior Thomas Sutton finished in second place in the Blazers' last event.
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Redshirt senior Thomas Sutton finished in second place in the Blazers' last event.
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March 13, 2014

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The No. 14 UAB men’s golf team is back in action beginning on Friday, March 14 at the Chris Schenkel Invitational in Statesboro, Ga. The three-round event, hosted by Georgia Southern, runs until Sunday, March 16.

UAB will employ a familiar lineup with seniors Sam Love, Wilson McDonald, and Thomas Sutton, junior Paul Dunne, and sophomore Thomas Sutton at the par-72, 6,962-yard course. UAB has a different lineup in each of its past two tournaments.

The Blazers are coming off a second-place finish at the Samford Intercollegiate at the Hoover Country Club. Dunne led the squad, taking home individual medalist honors. Sutton finished as the individual runner-up.

The Chris Schenkel Invitational presents a challenging field for the 14th-ranked Blazers. Four teams in the field are currently ranked in the latest Golfstat Relative Rankings, including Texas, UCF, and Virginia.

UAB will begin play Tuesday morning at the Forest Heights Country Club. Tee times begin at 11:30 a.m. CT. Follow along on Golfstat.com for live scoring.

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