Gueant to Compete for France at Spirit International
EUGENE, Ore. – Oregon senior Tom Gueant will play for France at the 2021 Spirit International amateur golf championship. The biennial event will be played Thursday through Saturday at Whispering Pines Golf Club in Trinity, Texas.
The 2021 Spirit features 80 competitors from 20 countries, representing five continents. Each country is represented by two female and two male amateur golfers.
It is a 54-hole, four-ball stroke play competition, with five concurrent competition categories. Gold, silver and bronze commemorative medals are awarded to the top finishers in each competition in men's and women's individual play, men's and women's combined play and team stroke play.
In addition to France, other countries represented include Argentina, Belgium, Canada, Chinese Taipei (Taiwan), Colombia, Denmark, England, Finland, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, Norway, Scotland, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United States.
The tournament will be available via livestream during competition on GolfChannel.com, the NBC Sports app and on TheSpiritGolf.com. GOLF Channel will present the highlight show in primetime, from 7-9 pm ET on Dec. 9, followed by an encore presentation on Dec. 11 from 4-6 pm ET.
Oregon's golf team will wrap up the fall season Nov. 8-10 at the Saint Mary's Invitational.
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