Aggie Invitational Men’s Golf Set
Traditions Club | Brian, TX
The North Texas Men’s Golf Team returns to competition with a round trip to the Aggie Invitational in Bryan, TX.
THE EVENT: Traditions Club will play 7,227 yards and be a par-72 course for the tournament. The two-day event begins on Saturday and ends on Sunday, with start times each day between 7:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m.
FIELD: There are 12 teams participating in the tournament: No. 10 Arkansas, Baylor, Houston, Kent State, No. 43 Little Rock, No. 40 Louisville, No. 32 New Mexico, Northern Illinois, North Texas, No. 23 Texas A&M, No. 7 Texas Tech and UTSA.
UNT REPRESENTATIVE: The competition for the Mean Green will be Vicente Marzilio, tucker allen, Victor Forslund, Lenny Bergsson and Diego inclined. Sean Wilcox will compete individually.
RESULTS: Live results will be posted on GolfStat.com. Full recaps of each day of competition will be posted on MeanGreenSports.com at the end of each round.
LAST DEATH: North Texas finished 13th at The Hayt last week when the Mean Greens were trailed by Marzilio, who finished tied for 30th after shooting 5 on par.
STRACKE SAYS: “The Aggie still has solid ground mixed with a very challenging golf course,” UNT head coach Brad Stracke said. “You have to be patient when playing The Traditions course. Tee shots are at a premium and the layout of the course forces you to play away from many hole locations. I look forward to a great test of golf this week. “
INTERNATIONAL FLAVOUR: The Mean Green have six international players this year. Lenny Bergsson (Iceland), Victor Forslund (Sweden), Nikhil Gopal (South Africa), Zak Karkaletsos (Spain), Diego inclined (Argentina) and Vicente Marzilio (Argentina) complete the international players.
NEXT: North Texas will compete in the Conference USA Championship April 25-28 in Texarkana, Texas.
NEW FACILITY: Mean Green Golf Programs is thrilled to burst into their brand new Bruzzy’s UNT Golf Practice Center, the new $3 million on-campus facility that features state-of-the-art technology, like TrackMan, swing catalysts , indoor hitting bays, short game area and PuttView indoor putting green.