UVa Men's Golfers Travel to Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate

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Denny McCarthy
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Oct. 11, 2012

Charlottesville, Va. - The Virginia men's golf team returns to action this weekend at the 2012 Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate tournament. The event will take place at the par-72, 7,147 yard Blackthorn Club in Johnson City, Tenn.

Virginia's lineup will include Denny McCarthy, David Pastore, Nick Tremps, Mac McLaughlin and Ji Soo Park. Nick McLaughlin will compete as a non-scoring individual. The tournament will be the first time Tremps competes as a scoring member for the team.

Tremps leads the team with a 70.67 scoring average following his fourth-place finish at the Patriot Intercollegiate. McCarthy is second at 71.67.

The 13-team field includes Army, Coastal Carolina, East Tennessee, Furman, Memphis, Missouri, Penn State, Pepperdine, Tennessee, UNC-Wilmington, Virginia, Virginia Tech and Wake Forest.

The Cavaliers have had a strong showing at the tournament the last three years. Virginia was second last season and won the 2010 tournament. The Cavaliers placed third in 2009.

Live scoring of the tournament will be online at Golfstat.com.