Men's Golf Prepares for Irish Creek Collegiate

Musketeers will play their first 36 hole day of the spring on Saturday

Musketeers will play their first 36 hole day of the spring on Saturday

March 30, 2012

CINCINNATI -The Xavier men's golf team is headed to Charlotte to take part in the 14th Annual Irish Creek Collegiate co-hosted by Davidson and A-10 foe Charlotte. The event will take place at the par-72, 6,823 yard The Club at Irish Creek.

The field includes Charlotte, Davidson, Duke, Kansas, Kent State, Louisville, Mercer, Michigan State, Northern Illinois, Queens, Richmond, Virginia Commonwealth and Xavier.

Xavier's lineup includes seniors Sebastian MacLean, Chris Burger, Nick Helser and freshmen Korey Ward and Tanapol Vattanapisit.

The Atlantic 10 released its preseason coaches poll this week and the Musketeers were picked to finish second behind Charlotte. Richmond, Dayton and George Washington rounded out the top five.

Live scoring will be available on golfstat.com and be sure to stay tuned to GoXavier.com for results.