The NCAA Division I Council announced Monday evening it had voted to “allow schools to provide spring-sport student-athletes an additional season of competition and an extension of their period of eligibility.”
On Tuesday afternoon, the ACC officially canceled the remainder of winter and spring sports activities, both competition and practice, for the 2019-20 school year in a press release, with hopes to reduce the spread of COVID-19.
On Thursday afternoon, the ACC “suspended all athletic related activities including competition, formal and organized practice, recruiting and participation in NCAA championships until further notice. The decision was made following consultation with the league’s presidents and athletic directors to mitigate the further spread of COVID-19.”
The NC State men’s golf team finished in tied eighth place out of 15 teams in the Puerto Rico Classic at the Rio Mar Country Club in Rio Grande, Puerto Rico while the women’s team finished a season-best sixth place out of 15 teams at the Allstate Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate in New Orleans last weekend.
Junior Monika Hartl had a career-best finish of second place at the Lady Puerto Rico Classic at Rio Mar Country Club in Rio Grande, Puerto Rico. The Germany native, after shooting an opening round of 73, put together rounds of 68 and 67 to finish at 8 under par and one shot behind Northwestern’s Irene Kim.
The NC State women’s golf team finished 13 out of 16 teams with a score of 3-over par at the UCF Challenge at Eagle Creek Golf Club in Orlando, Florida for its first tournament of the spring.
In its first tournament of the spring season, the NC State men’s golf team finished sixth out of 14 teams, with a score of 11-over par at the Sea Best Invitational at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida.
The NC State women’s golf team finished in ninth place out of 18 teams in its final tournament of the fall at The Landfall Tradition in Wilmington at the Country Club of Landfall Oct. 25-27 with a score of 18 over par.
The NC State men’s golf team finished tied for sixth place out of 15 teams with a score of 19 under par in its last tournament of the fall season at the Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate.