Golf: Richter one of five finalists for Division III coach of the year

Golf: Richter one of five finalists for Division III coach of the year

LaGrange golf head coach Lee Richter is one of five finalists for the Dave Williams Award presented by Golf Pride Grips as announced by the Golf Coaches Association of America. 

The Williams Award honors the national coach of the year in Division III men's golf. Richter has led the second-ranked Panthers to their second straight USA South conference championship and eighth appearance in the NCAA Division III Championship Tournament. He was named the USA South Coach of the Year.

Joining Richter as finalists are: Butch Edge (Redlands), Jim Ott (Illinois Wesleyan), Jim Owen (Oglethorpe), and Jeff Roope (Wittenberg).