The Fall 2018 National Championship is headed to Barefoot Resort in Myrtle Beach, where 224 of the top club golfers across the country will test their skills.
Grand Canyon University took home the National Championship trophy during the Spring 2018 championship and will be looking to defend its title.
The Fall 2018 National invitational will give 120 club golfers the chance to compete on a national stage,
with a trip to the Spring 2019 National Championship on the line for the winner.
Players and teams that compete in only one regional tournament will be eligible to qualify.
Iggy Furtado currently attends the University of Central Florida studying Economics with a Minor in International Business. He is a Study Abroad Mentor for UCF. In fact, Iggy just came back from a stint studying abroad in England. His biggest passion is traveling, as Iggy has been to 19 different countries. Alongside his passion for traveling, Iggy has a deep love for golf having worked at Palm Beach Polo Golf & Country Club for over three years. During his time there Iggy held basically every position possible. His ultimate golf goal is to be the Chief Financial Officer of a golf company or country club.
The South North Florida Region was created in the Fall of 2015 after splitting with the now North Florida Region. UCF claimed the regional title for the first time in Spring 2017, representing South Florida at the National Championship at Hot Springs. Daniel Robinson (UCF) placed 2nd individually. The South Florida Region joins Zone #5 starting in the Fall of 2017. In the fall of 2017, four individuals from UCF earned their way to play in the National Invitational in Las Vegas. UCF made yet another trip to nationals in the fall of 2018 in Myrtle Beach, they finished with a team score of 855.