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Georgia Tech Golf Ranked No. 4 in Pre-Season – Men’s Golf — Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets

The Flat – All 5 starters are back from a team that finished 12 timesth At last spring’s NCAA championships, the Georgia Tech golf team was named No. 3 nationally in preseason rankings by Golf Channel and No. 4 in the nation by Golfweek magazine.

All five players who started for the Yellow Jackets last spring’s postseason and helped Tech win five tournaments – Seniors Bartley Forrester (Gainesville, Ga.), Conner Howe (Ogden, Utah) When Ross Steelman (Columbia, Missouri)Junior Christo Lamprecht (George, South Africa) and sophomore Benjamin Reuter (Naarden, Netherlands) – Return to competition in 2022-23. All but Reuters were in the top 100 of the World Amateur Golf Rankings, and Forrester, Howe and Lamprecht were named to the All-Atlantic Coast Conference team.

The Yellow Jackets won the Maui Jim Inter-College and Hamptons Inter-College in the fall, followed by titles at the Watersound Invitational and Calusa Cup in the spring before winning the Oklahoma State and NCAA Regional Titles. In the ACC Championship, Tech finished second in strokeplay and advanced to the championship match, where they lost 3–2 to Wake Forest.The final decisive individual match went to 21st The hole where Reuters lost to Alex Fitzpatrick.

The Tech quintet compiled 20 individual top 10 finishes, while Forrester, Lamprecht and Steelman each advanced to match play at the US Amateur Championship in August.

The Golf Channel’s top five are North Carolina, Vanderbilt, Georgia Tech, Florida, and Arizona. Golfweek orders are Vanderbilt, North Carolina, Florida, Georgia Tech, Arizona.

Christ Lamprecht is a preseason All-American third team, according to The Golf Channel.

The Golf Channel said of the jacket: “Head coach Bruce Heppler has been doing this for a long time, but last year’s Yellow Jackets were the most fun group I’ve ever coached. is back, and that could change this season as Georgia Tech is poised to improve on its T-12 finish from last spring’s NCAA Championships.6-foot-8-inch junior Christ Lamprecht. is an impressive man with one of the best short games in the country combined with power.Senior Ross Steelman is another one who has greatly improved his wedge game since moving from Missouri two summers ago. Seniors Bartley Forrester and Connor Howe can also lead a team at any time.Region There is little room for another man to break into the lineup, but pushing the top five is a Seniors Andy Mao and freshmen Hiroshi Tai and Aidan Tran.Tai is a 20-year-old from Singapore who has just arrived after 22 months of military service.Georgia Tech has always had a problem of failing to win an NCAA title. Since 1985, he has not made a national championship in 32 appearances.

Golf Week: “Georgia Tech had a packed team a few years ago and it just never delivered. In another shot at , don’t be surprised to see the Yellow Jackets play in a game next spring.

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About Georgia Tech Golf

The Georgia Tech golf team spent 27 years under head coach Bruce Heppler, winning 70 tournaments during his tenure. The Yellow Jackets have won the Atlantic Coast his conference championship 18 times, the NCAA Championship he has appeared in 31 times, and he has been national runner-up four times. Connect with Georgia Tech Golf on social media. Facebook pageor followed by Twitter (@GTGolf) When InstagramFor more information on Tech Golf, please visit

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