October 24, 2008

Hall of Famer Robinson No. 1 in Money-Winners List

by Tyler Peck, sports information graduate assistant

>>>Tar Heel Tour

CHARLOTTE, N.C.- Former Georgia College & State University golfer David Robinson, three time All-American, is at the very top of his game right now. He finished in first place on the Tar Heel Tour Money-Winners List with $106,645. His earnings gave him a nearly $31,000 lead over second place. Robinson, a Hall of Famer at Georgia College, is also eighth in the EGOLF Points Race.

Robinson has 12 top-10 finishes including three tournament victories. He won the very first tournament that he participated in at the Rivertowne Open. He also won the NorthStone Open and Charlotte National Open *S & K Fall Series.

Robinson is currently in Qualifying School for the PGA Tour, playing in the first round.

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