KWC and Owensboro hosting NCAA DII women’s golf East Regional

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (WEHT) Kentucky Wesleyan and the Pearl Club are playing host to some of the best NCAA DII women golfers in the nation.

The NCAA DII East Region tournament is being held this week at the Owensboro golf course.

The field consists of 66 players from 12 teams and an additional 6 “at large” players competing for a trip to the NCAA national championships.

KWC golf head coach Ken Badylak says, “This is a good stepping stone for us (Owensboro) to try to really get in that national spotlight. The road to the national championship starts here.”

The final round will be on Wednesday.

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(This story was originally published on May 7, 2019)

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