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Date: May 1, 2006
Contact: Brian Laubscher (540) 458-8676
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W&L's NATHANIEL JAMES SELECTED TO NCAA GOLF FIELD
Sophomore One of Five Individuals Selected Nationally


Sophomore Nathaniel James

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- Washington and Lee sophomore Nathaniel James (Keller, Texas/Keller) has been selected to participate in the NCAA Division III Golf Championships as an individual.

The 2006 Division III Championships will be hosted by Nebraska Wesleyan University at the Firethorn Golf Club in Lincoln, Neb., on May 8-11.

James was one of five individuals to be selected to the field and one of two from the NCAA South Region. He is also the first W&L player to be selected to participate in the NCAA's since Chip Campbell '03 was selected to the 2003 tournament field.

James, the 2006 ODAC Player of the Year, has averaged 73.3 strokes over 19 rounds played this year.

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