HATTIESBURG, Miss – The Southern Miss men’s golf team released its schedule for the 2017-18 season this afternoon. The season will consist of 13 tournaments including the Conference USA Championship.
The team’s fall season opens at the Hattiesburg Country Club on Sept. 11-12 as the Golden Eagles play host to the Sam Hall Intercollegiate. The squad will compete in four more tournaments before concluding until the spring season on Oct. 29.
“I am excited about the upcoming golf season,” said head coach Jerry Weeks. “We have a schedule that is very challenging and will be a great test. This year’s team, while still young, is very talented. I look for them to accomplish great things this year.”
The team’s schedule picks back up in Mobile, Ala. at the Mobile Sports Authority Intercollegiate on Feb. 12-13. The C-USA Championship will be held at the Texarkana County Club April 22-25.
The Golden Eagles return eight members of last year’s team and welcome two newcomers, Hunter Atkins and Brian Richards, to Hattiesburg.