UNCW men’s golf team repeats as CAA champs

UNCW men's golf wins seventh CAA Championship

PINEHURST, NC (WECT) - UNCW’s men’s golf team successfully defended its CAA Championship this weekend in Pinehurst.

The five-man squad shot a combined 867 over three rounds to hold off second place College of Charleston by six strokes.

This is the seventh CAA Championship in program history.

Freshman Segundo Oliva Pinto led the Seahawks to victory with a 3-day total of 215. Oliva Pinto shot a final round 1-under par, 70 to force a 4-way playoff for the individual Medalist Standings. Pinto won the playoff with a birdie on the first playoff hole.

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