Chong makes UWG golf history in Harrogate

Harrogate, TN – October 25, 2005 – For a budding program in any sport, that first win is the most important. The West Georgia men’s and women’s squads got their wish Tuesday afternoon in Harrogate, TN.

On the men’s side, Josh Chong became the first UWG golfer to win a tournament, as he shot a 141 to hang on for a three-shot victory. Chong shot a blazing 68 on Monday to lead after day one, then hung on to the advantage for his and the Braves’ first win.

As a team, West Georgia finished second to North Alabama in the LMU Fall Invitational with a team score of 599. UNA was four shots ahead to win the team title.

The tourney was the final event for UWG golf in the fall.

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