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Men's Golf - Fri, May. 6, 2011
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/images/2010-11/MG-2011-TSAC-Champs-Union.jpgBLYTHEVILLE, Ark - The 2011 TranSouth Athletic Conference Men's Golf Championship, a 54-hole Championship event, is set to be played at the Blytheville Country Club. The course will play to a par of 71 over 6601 yards. The championship will be played May 5-6, it was originally scheduled for May 2-3, but weather delayed the start.

The Blytheville Country Club was established in 1929 by Everett B. Gee. In 1949 members of The Blytheville Country Club purchased the leasehold on the property from Everett Gee.

Shortly after the 1949 conversion of the club ownership to its members, the course underwent a complete rerouting and rebuilding as well as a conversion to grass greens. The work was overseen by infamous golf course architect Dick Wilson. Wilson designed numerous golf courses on the eastern seaboard, principally in Florida.

The Blytheville Country Club has always enjoyed the services of a full-time golf pro aiding to its placing two BCC golfers as the first golf letterman at the University of Arkansas.



TOURNAMENT HISTORY

 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 |  


TOURNAMENT INFORMATION

Championship Team Photo | Championship Medalist Photo
Round One | Recap | Combo | Individual | Team | Stats |
Round Two |  Recap | Combo | Individual | Team | Stats |
Final Round | Recap | Combo | Individual | Team | Stats |

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Blytheville Country Club |  Directions
Designer: Dick Wilson | Greens/Fairways: Bermuda Grass
2201 North 6th Street  |  Blytheville, AR 72315-8056  |  (870) 763-6861 

Blytheville Country Club | Blytheville CC on Facebook

Blytheville Weather Link  |  Blytheville, Arkansas Information

2011 NAIA Men's Golf Conference/Independent/Unaffiliated Group Tournaments


ALL-TRANSOUTH/ALL-TOURNAMENT AWARDS

Team Champion - Union University (photo)
TranSouth Championship Medalist - Dustin Thomas, Cumberland University (photo/bio)
All-Tournament/All-TranSouth - (photo) Dustin Thomas (Cumberland), Brett Barry (Union), Micah Gentle (Union), Grant Moffett (Trevecca), David Saldana (Trevecca), Paul Vaughn (Cumberand)

All-Conference Team
- Story (photo)
Player of the Year - Brett Barry, Union (photo/bio)
Freshman of the Year - Austin Garrett, Cumberland (photo)
Coach of the Year - Andy Rushing, Union (photo)
TranSouth Men's Golf Scholar-Athletes  - Story  




2011 NAIA MEN'S GOLF NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS
60th Annual NAIA Men's Golf National Championships
156 Individuals | May 24 - 27 | TPC Deere Run | Silvis, Ill.

Click for NAIA Championships Information


HISTORY INDIVIDUAL MEDALIST
2011  Dustin Thomas, Cumberland University
2010  Clay Mallard, Union
2009  Josh Young, Cumberland
2008  Clay Mallard, Union 
2007  Beau Brown, Bethel 
2006  Micheal Shinn, Cumberland
2005  Barry Conaster, Cumberland
2004  Joe Liggett, Martin Methodist
2003  Clay Kitchen, Berry
2002  Clay Kitchen, Berry
2001  Matt Robertson, Lee 


HISTORY OF TEAM CHAMPIONS
2011  Union University
2010  Union University
2009  Cumberland University
2008  Union University
2007  Bethel College
2006  Union University
2005  Cumberland University
2004  Lee University
2003  Berry College
2002  Berry College
2001  Berry College


RAIN POLICY

If rain eliminates play on day one the tournament will be 18 holes played on day two.

If rain eliminates play on day two the winner will be the highest nationally ranked team in the tournament.

If weather, time and course conditions permit the 18 hole completed tournament could be played 9 holes on day one and 9 holes on day two. Every school in the field would need to complete the same 9 holes each day.