Womens Golf Starts Regional Play Monday in Michigan

first_imgUofL will be paired with No. 10 seed Georgia and No. 12 seed Augusta for the opening round, with the first players going off the 10th tee starting at 8:55 a.m., ET. NCAA East Lansing RegionalFormat: 54 holes (18 each day Monday-Wednesday)Tee Time: Monday off No. 10 – Delaney Shah (8:55 a.m.), Olivia Cason (9:06 a.m.), Mairead Martin (9:17 a.m.), Margot Bechadergue (9:28 a.m.), Lauren Hartlage (9:39 a.m.)Course (Par/Yardage): Forest Akers West Golf Course (par 72/6,387 yards)Tournament Field (in order of Golfstat ranking): No. 4 Stanford, No. 5 Arizona, No. 12 Kent State, No. 14 UCLA, No. 20 Michigan State, No. 21 Campbell, No. 28 Illinois, No. 32 Baylor, No. 33 North Carolina, No. 39 Georgia, No. 41 Louisville, No. 45 Augusta, No. 51 LSU, No. 55 Indiana, No. 79 Long Beach State, No. 103 Xavier, No. 114 Harvard, No. 169 IUPUILive Scoring: Golfstat.com Louisville is the No. 11 seed at the East Lansing Regional, which features six teams ranked inside the top 25 of the latest Golfstat rankings. Lauren Hartlage, Margot Bechadergue, Mairead Martin, Olivia Cason and Delaney Shah will make up the Louisville lineup for the week. Cason is playing in her fourth straight NCAA regional, while Hartlage is in her third and Shah her second. It will be the first NCAA postseason action for Bechadergue and Martin. The 24 advancing teams and 12 individuals will complete 54 holes of stroke play. Following 54 holes of competition, the top 15 teams along with the top nine individuals not on an advancing team will advance for one additional day of stroke play to determine the top eight teams for match-play competition and the 72-hole stroke-play individual champion. Hartlage and Shah each tied for 13th place last year, finishing at 1-under par. Cason put together a sixth-place showing in Bryan, Texas in 2016 to become the third Cardinal to qualify for the NCAA Championship as an individual. LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The University of Louisville women’s golf team hits the course on Monday for the opening round of the NCAA East Lansing Regional. The three-day, 54-hole tournament will be played at Forest Akers West Golf Course in East Lansing, Mich.center_img The Cardinals are appearing in their sixth consecutive regional, the longest streak in program history. In 2018, Louisville finished fourth at the San Francisco regional to qualify for its second-ever appearance at the NCAA Championship. Story Links The top six teams and top three individuals not on those teams will advance to the NCAA Championship, held May 17-22 at Blessings Golf Club in Fayetteville, Ark. Louisville is coming off the program’s best finish in five seasons of competing at the ACC Championship, taking fifth two weeks ago in Greensboro, N.C. In 10 tournaments this season, Louisville owns a victory at the Alexa Stirling Intercollegiate as well as a runner-up finish at the Moon Golf Invitational. The Cardinals also tallied two third-place showings and two additional top-fives. The top eight teams after 72 holes of play will be placed into a bracket with match play to determine the national champion. Print Friendly Versionlast_img

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