West Virginia University senior golfer Etienne Papineau will have season-ending knee surgery, golf coach Sean Covich has announced. A native of Saint-
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SR this year and has already completed his Bachelors Degree.
So, the question is, will he be back next year? Looks like he has a RS available and doesn’t the extra year for COVID apply here also?
Golf is not a fall sport, National Chanpionship is in spring.
According to a source close to this, it is unlikely Papineau will return. He has already used his redshirt year, and thus would require a sixth year waiver in order to return.
As Mex points out, golf is a spring sport, so those players are not included in the extra year of eligibility.