EKU's Bowling to play in NCAA Golf Championships

RICHMOND, Ky. – Eastern Kentucky University senior Trey Bowling has been selected to participate in the 2009 Division I Men’s Golf Championships, the NCAA announced on Monday. Bowling will participate in the regional at The Club at Olde Stone in Bowling Green, Ky.

The Manchester, Ky., native placed tied for fifth at last week’s Ohio Valley Conference championship. He is one of two OVC men’s golfers to be selected to play as individuals.

Six 54-hole regional tournaments will be conducted May 14-16. Thirteen teams and ten individuals not on those teams will compete at each of three regionals while the other three regionals will have 14 teams and five individuals not on those teams. The low five teams and the low individual not on those teams will advance to the finals from each regional.

Western Kentucky University is hosting the regional at The Club at Olde Stone.