In its first action of the 2018-19 season, the Wilmington University golf team sits in 14th after two rounds at the Ninth Annual Jay Jennison Cup at the World Golf Village Slammer & Squire Course hosted by Flagler College on Monday afternoon.
The postseason begins quickly for the Wilmington University golf team now as the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference Tournament will take place in the fall for the season year in a row in 2018. The Wildcats will participate in four tournaments in the fall prior to an NCAA postseason run in the spring.
The only coach the Wilmington University golf team has known, Harry Jennings, has announced he is stepping aside from managerial duties while longtime assistant coach Mark Hall is taking over as the head coach for the 2018-19 season, Director of Athletics Dr. Stefanie Whitby announced today.
Wilmington University and Deerfield Country Club in Newark, Del., will serve as the hosts for the 2018 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Golf Championship, as announced on Tuesday by Commissioner Dan Mara. The championship will be held Sept. 29 through Oct. 1, with the 29th being the practice round day, followed by the first round on the 30th and the final round on the 1st.
Wilmington University golfer Ryan Rucinski finished off his junior season with the third round of the NCAA Division II National Championship on Wednesday, shooting an even par 72 to close out his three-day total of 224 (+8) to finish in a tie for 63rd overall on the Fighting Joe Course at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at the Shoals.
Wilmington University junior golfer Ryan Rucinski moved up 31 positions on the leaderboard in the second round of the 2018 NCAA Division II National Tournament on Tuesday, shooting a 70 (-2) on the Fighting Joe course at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at the Shoals.
Two holes tripped Ryan Rucinski up in the first round of the NCAA Division II National Championship, shooting an 82 on Monday to sit in a tie for 101st on the Fighting Joe Course at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at the Shoals.
Ryan Rucinski Advances to National Tournament; Wilmington Golf Finishes 11th at Super Regionals with Final Round 296
The Wilmington University golf team shot its best round of the week in the third round of the NCAA Division II Atlantic/East Super Regional Tournament, shooting a 296 on Wednesday to finish the tournament with a 301-311-296 for a 908 (+44) and in 11th place.
Junior Ryan Rucinski is still in title contention following day two at the 2018 NCAA Division II Atlantic/East Super Regional Tournament, sitting in second overall in leading the Wilmington University golf team to 15th place after round two on Tuesday at The Resort at Glades Springs.