QUINCY, Mass. – Eastern Nazarene College has announced the addition of its 12th varsity sport, men’s golf. The Lions men’s golf squad will compete in 2012-13 as a club team and will rise to varsity status at the start of the 2013-14 academic year.
Current men’s basketball head coach Jim Aller will lead the new program.
With the addition of men’s golf at Eastern Nazarene, seven total schools in the Commonwealth Coast Conference will field a golf program. ENC joins Curry, Endicott, Nichols, University of New England, Wentworth Institute of Technology and Western New England as athletic departments sponsoring men’s golf.
Granite Links Country Club in Quincy, Mass. will serve as the Lions’ home course.
An informational meeting for prospective student-athletes will be held September 4 at 7:30 pm in the Lahue Physical Education Center.