Mengel earns All-SAC First Team honors
Friday, April 7, 2006 | by Newberry golf to compete in SAC championships this weekend

ROCK HILL, S.C. - Newberry junior men's golfer Hunter Mengel (Stone Mountain, Ga.) has been selected to the 2006 South Atlantic Conference Men's Golf First Team as announced today by the league office.  Five golfers were selected to the first team, while another five earned second team honors. 

The Newberry men's golf team will be in action this weekend at the South Atlantic Conference Tournament beginning on April 9.  Lenoir-Rhyne College will host the event which will take place at Lake Hickory at Catawba Springs golf club in Hickory, N.C.

MENíS GOLF ALL CONFERENCE

First Team
Kent George, Lenoir-Rhyne
Hunter Mengel, Newberry
Hugh Morrison, Presbyterian
Rob Varner, Presbyterian
Nick Kinzer, Tusculum

Second Team
Tanner Davis, Carson-Newman
Dane Fairfield, Carson-Newman
Tyler Lane, Carson-Newman
Richard Lowe, Catawba
Jakin Fox, Lenoir-Rhyne

MENíS GOLF COACH OF THE YEAR Ė Bob Dibble, Tusculum
MENíS GOLF PLAYER OF THE YEAR Ė Kent George, Lenoir-Rhyne
MENíS GOLF FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR Ė Kent George, Lenoir-Rhyne
MENíS GOLF SCHOLAR-ATHLETE OF THE YEAR Ė Tyler Lane, Carson-Newman