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Darton wins Region XVII golf tournament


May 6, 2008

Helen -- The three-time defending national champion Darton College golf team will have a chance to make it four in a row, as the Cavaliers Tuesay qualified for the national tournament by winning the Region XVII tournament.

It's the seventh-straight region title for Darton, as their two-day total of 604 beat Young Harris by 58 strokes.

The Cavs Jin Chung is tournament medalist, finishing three over par (72-75 147).

Teammate Matt Smith was one shot back in second (76-72 148).

Chung, Smith, and Chesley Gunn were named to the All-Region team.

The National Tournament begins May 20th, in Phoenix, Arizona.

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