ORLANDO (UCFKnights.com) – Kyler Tate is headed to Myrtle Beach, S.C., for his third-consecutive NCAA Regional appearance as a Knight. The three-day event will be held at TPC Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Tate graduated on May 2 and will now focus on advancing to the NCAA National Championships for a third year.
The senior advanced to the NCAA Regionals with the UCF men’s golf team in 2017 and 2018 and will make his first individual appearance on Monday.
Tate ranks second on the team with a 71 scoring average after competing in all 10 team events during his senior year.
Eighty-one teams and 45 individuals were selected to compete at one of six regional championship sites. Six 54-hole regional tournaments will be conducted May 13-15. Thirteen teams and ten individuals not on those teams will compete at each of three regionals while the other three regionals will have 14 teams and five individuals not on those teams. The low five teams and the low individual not on those teams from each regional will advance to the finals.
The six regional sites include Palouse Ridge Golf Club in Pullman, Washington, hosted by Washington State University; Stanford Golf Course in Stanford, California, hosted by Stanford University; TPC Myrtle Beach in Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, hosted by Coastal Carolina University and Myrtle Beach Regional Sports Alliance; University of Louisville Golf Club in Simpsonville, Kentucky, hosted by the University of Louisville; University of Georgia Golf Course in Athens, Georgia, hosted by the University of Georgia; and University of Texas Golf Club in Austin, Texas, hosted by the University of Texas.
Tate tees off at 11:01 a.m. ET Monday morning. All three rounds will consist of live stats found on golfstat.com.
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