April 29, 2020
Bibey Clams Second Team All-SAC Honors in Men's Golf
ROCK HILL, S.C. (TheSAC.com) -- Catawba junior Tanner Bibey has been named second team All-South Atlantic Conference for the 2019-20 men’s golf season as announced by the conference on Wednesday. Lincoln Memorial’s Dan Bradbury was voted the Men’s Golfer of the Year, while Anderson’s Reece Coleman was named the Conference’s Freshman of the Year. Lincoln Memorial’s Travis Muncy was named the Coach of the Year.
Bibey turned in one of the best seasons in school history in 2019-20. He set a school record with a 71.67 stroke average as he completed 18 rounds in seven events. At the Richard Rendleman Invitational, the final event of the season, Bibey took medalist honors with a three-under-par 139 total.
For the season, Bibey had six top ten finishes and set records for rounds in the 60s (5), rounds below par (10) and rounds of par or below (12). He also set a mark with five consecutive rounds at par or below.
Bradbury tallied top-five finishes in seven tournaments and posted a Golfstat adjusted scoring average of 70.21, which was No. 2 in the NCAA Southeast Region and No. 4 in NCAA Division II. He was a PING Division II All-American selection and was a PING All-Southeast Region pick.
Coleman posted a Golfstat adjusted scoring average of 72.21 through six tournaments this season to pace the Trojans. He collected a pair of tournament titles and a runner-up performance. Muncy earned his second consecutive SAC Coach of the Year honor in 2020 after leading the Railsplitters to a No. 7 national ranking in the Bushnell Golfweek Division II poll.
2020 SAC Men’s Golf All-Conference Teams and Award Winners
Dan Bradbury, Lincoln Memorial
Tom Forster, Carson-Newman
Taisuke Ono, Queens
Luke Harries, Lincoln Memorial
Reece Coleman, Anderson
Tanner Bibey, Catawba
Dillon West, Lincoln Memorial
Ollie Smith, Queens
Charles Joubert, Wingate
Alex Hodge, Carson-Newman
Nicolas Brown, Wingate
Jake Miller, Anderson
Felipe Garces, Newberry
Corey Chrzanowski, Newberry
Yannick Koehnen, Wingate
Men’s Golfer of the Year: Dan Bradbury, Lincoln Memorial
Men’s Golf Freshman of the Year: Reece Coleman, Anderson
Men’s Golf Coach of the Year: Travis Muncy, Lincoln Memorial
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