Stanford shall be with out two starters for its most essential match of the season up to now.
The Cardinal had deliberate on a lineup for the NCAA Albuquerque Regional that was bolstered by senior Henry Shimp, who was coming off a playoff loss on the Pac-12 Championship, and sophomore Barclay Brown, who simply represented Great Britain and Ireland on the Walker Cup. However, each gamers will not tee it up in regionals.
Though Stanford couldn’t particularly touch upon particular person gamers, Shimp and Brown have been listed within the Nos. 1 and a couple of spots in Stanford’s lineup, respectively, on Golfstat’s stay scoring web page as of Sunday morning and have since been eliminated. Prior to regionals, they’d mixed to overlook simply three occasions all season.
Ashwin Arasu, Jake Beber-Frankel and David Leede may even not journey with the crew for regionals, although all three have performed sparingly this season.
“Two members of the Stanford men’s golf program will not compete in the NCAA Albuquerque Regional due to COVID-19 testing and contact tracing protocols,” a school representative said in a statement to GolfChannel.com “Their status will be updated at a future date for NCAA Championships.”
Stanford coverage nonetheless requires college students to check twice per week, together with student-athletes.
Stanford’s lineup will now embody Michael Thorbjornsen, Ethan Ng, Karl Vilips and additions Nate Menon and David Snyder. Daulet Tuleubayev would be the substitute. Snyder and Tuleubayev have been members of the 2019 NCAA Championship-winning lineup for the Cardinal.
The Albuquerque Regional is scheduled for Monday-Wednesday on the University of New Mexico’s Championship Course. The high 5 groups after 54 holes advance to the NCAA Championship at Grayhawk. Stanford, which is ranked thirty first by Golfstat, is the No. 6 seed, behind Oklahoma, Arizona State, Texas A&M, Texas Tech and host New Mexico.