CRANFORD – Did you know that Union County College has an Intercollegiate Golf Team? Kevin King, of Union County College, was the first player from the College in more than 30 years to win the National Junior College Athletic Association Garden State Athletic Conference Tournament. During the 2015 tournament, both King and Nicholas Pulice qualified to advance and play in the NJCAA Region XIX Tournament, which was held at Crystal Spring’s Black Bear Golf Course on May 11-12, 2015.
During the Region XIX Tournament, King shot rounds of 79 and 82, landing 8th place out of a field of 43. Pulice shots rounds of 98 and 99. King advanced to represent both Union County College and Region XIX in the NJCAA Division III Golf Tournament that was held at Lake Chautauqua, New York from June 2-6, 2015. King landed 31st place out of 93 and finished the tournament with the 5th highest number of birdies for the entire field.
The College’s 2015 Intercollegiate Golf Team finished its regular season with a score of 7 wins and 12 losses. The achievements of both King and Pulice contributed to the overall success of the season.
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