Golf Team Assigned to NCAA Central Regional

Georgia Tech's golf team, ranked 8th in the nation, are the No. 3 seed in the NCAA Central Regional, which will be played May 15-17 at the Ohio State Scarlet Course in Columbus Ohio. Tech will be bidding to advance to the NCAA Championship for the 11th consecutive year and for the 22nd time in the last 26 years.

Top-ranked Alabama and No. 5 Oklahoma State are the top two seeds ahead of the Yellow Jackets, who have been moved out of their geographic region for the second time in three years. This Central field includes 15 of the nation's top 50 teams in the most recent Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index.

The announcement comes days after junior Cameron Tringale and sophomore Chesson Hadley were named to the 2008 All-Atlantic Coast Conference golf team, selected by a vote of the league's head coaches and announced Monday by the conference office.