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Carter Newman  Corey Perrine/Staff
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Carter Newman

HEIGHT, WEIGHT: 5-11, 150

CLASS: Graduated with a business management degree

AGE: 24

HOMETOWN: Gothenburg, Sweden

SEASON STROKE AVERAGE: 73.73

SEASON WINS: None

SEASON TOP-20 FINISHES: 1

CAREER STROKE AVERAGE: 74.69

CAREER WINS: None

COLLEGE GOLF RANK: Not ranked

WORLD AMATEUR RANK: 1,079

NOTABLE: Placed second at Augusta State's home event. ... He's shown he's capable of going low with three of nine spring rounds in the 60s. ... Bengtsson plans to return in the fall to get his graduate degree.

MITCH KRYWULYCZ

Height, weight: 6-0, 150

CLASS: Graduated with a sociology degree

AGE: 23

HOMETOWN: Sylvania, Australia

SEASON STROKE AVERAGE: 73.33

SEASON WINS: None

SEASON TOP-20 FINISHES: 5

CAREER STROKE AVERAGE: 73.84

CAREER WINS: None

COLLEGE GOLF RANK: 120

WORLD AMATEUR RANK: 345

NOTABLE: Last year, he delivered the Jaguars' national championship winning point when he rebounded from a four-hole deficit with six holes to play against Kevin Tway. Krywulycz made par on the first hole of sudden death to clinch Augusta State's first title.

CARTER NEWMAN

HEIGHT, WEIGHT: 6-1, 160

CLASS: Graduated with a sociology degree

AGE: 23

HOMETOWN: Evans

SEASON STROKE AVERAGE: 73.45

SEASON WINS: None

SEASON TOP-20 FINISHES: 3

CAREER STROKE AVERAGE: 73.93

CAREER WINS: None

COLLEGE GOLF RANK: 117

WORLD AMATEUR RANK: 204

NOTABLE: A straight-hitter, Newman has improved his stroke average by .40 over last year. He recorded several highlights in the 2010 NCAA Championship, including a pair of wins in match play.

Henrik Norlander

HEIGHT, WEIGHT: 6-2, 190

Class: Graduated with a business degree

AGE: 24

HOMETOWN: Danderyd, Sweden

SEASON STROKE AVERAGE: 71.36

SEASON WINS: 1

SEASON TOP-20 FINISHES: 7

CAREER STROKE AVERAGE: 71.63

CAREER WINS: 4

COLLEGE GOLF RANK: 15

WORLD AMATEUR RANK: 23

NOTABLE: Norlander has been one of the most consistent players in Augusta State history; this season, his worst finish is a tie for 25th. ... He will participate for Europe in the Palmer Cup competition in two weeks. ... He owns the school's career stroke average record for four-year players. Also, owns the career mark for most rounds at par or better (75 of 131) ... Norlander needs one more victory to tie Oliver Wilson for most wins in school history. ... At last year's NCAA Championship, Norlander tied for fifth in stroke play and won all three matches.

PATRICK REED

HEIGHT, WEIGHT: 6-0, 180

CLASS: Junior

AGE: 20

HOMETOWN: Martinez

SEASON STROKE AVERAGE: 71.41

SEASON WINS: 1

SEASON TOP-20 FINISHES: 7

CAREER STROKE AVERAGE: 71.32

CAREER WINS: 2

COLLEGE GOLF RANK: 7

WORLD AMATEUR RANK: 38

NOTABLE: Owns the school's career stroke average record. ... Will leave after this season, his second season, to pursue a professional career. Reed plans to remain an amateur this summer in hopes of making the Walker Cup team. ... At last year's NCAA Championship, Reed won all three of his matches.

JOSH GREGORY

Age: 36

EDUCATION: Southern Methodist University (1997)

HOMETOWN: Memphis, Tenn.

FAMILY: Wife, Ashley; son, James Baxley (Sept. 13, 2010)

YEARS AT AUGUSTA STATE: 9

REGIONAL APPEARANCES: 8

NCAA APPEARANCES: 5

NCAA TITLES: 1

NOTABLE: Gregory led Augusta State to its first NCAA title last year. The Jaguars became the second team from Georgia to win a golf national championship.


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