Stanford Set To Host 2002 NCAA Women's Golf West Regional
April 29, 2002
Indianapolis, Ind. - The NCAA Division I Women's Golf Committee has announced the teams and individuals selected to participate in the 2002 Division I Women's Golf Championships Regionals.
Three regional tournaments will be conducted May 9-11 to determine the championships field. Regional tournaments are considered preliminary rounds of NCAA championships competition, and all national championships policies will apply.
A total of 324 participants have been selected for the regional competition. Of these players, 126 will advance to the championships finals May 21-24. Eight teams and two individuals will advance from each region.
The Stanford women's golf team will compete on their home course as part of 21 teams and three individuals competing in the West Regional.
The championships finals will be held at Washington National Golf Club, Auburn, Washington, hosted by the University of Washington.
The regional sites and the selected teams and individuals are listed below.
The East regional will be played May 9-11 at University Club, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, hosted by Louisiana State University. Conference automatic qualifiers are indicated in parenthesis next to the institution.
Teams:1 Auburn2 Duke (Atlantic Coast Conference)3 Georgia4 Tennessee5 Vanderbilt6 Florida7 South Carolina (Southeastern Conference)8 Wake Forest9 Furman (Southern Conference)10 North Carolina11 LSU12 Tulane13 Mississippi State14 Memphis15 Texas A&M16 UCF17 Alabama18 South Florida19 North Carolina State20 Yale (Ivy Group)21 Jackson State (Southwestern Athletic Conference)
Individuals:1 Katie Futcher, Penn State2 Camilla Hilland, Miami (Florida)3 Jessica Lewis, James Madison
The Central regional will be played May 9-11 at Forest Akers Golf Course, East Lansing, Michigan, hosted by Michigan State University. Conference automatic qualifiers are indicated in parenthesis next to the institution.
Teams:1 Oklahoma State (Big 12 Conference)2 Tulsa (Western Athletic Conference)3 Texas4 Ohio State (Big Ten Conference)5 Michigan6 Michigan State7 Purdue8 Oklahoma9 TCU (Conference USA)10 Baylor11 Kent State (Mid-American Conference)12 Indiana13 Northwestern14 Florida State15 Illinois16 Nebraska17 Wisconsin18 Kansas State19 North Carolina-Wilmington (Big South Conference)20 Bradley (Missouri Valley Conference)21 St. Francis (Pennsylvania) (Northeast Conference)
Individuals:1 Randi Gauthier, North Texas2 Elin Ohlsson, Missouri3 Alison Hiller, Southern Illinois
The West regional will be played May 9-11 at Stanford Golf Course, Stanford, California, hosted by Stanford University. Conference automatic qualifiers are indicated in parenthesis next to the institution.
Teams:1 Arizona (Pacific-10 Conference)2 Arizona State3 UCLA4 California5 Washington6 Southern California7 Pepperdine8 Stanford9 New Mexico (Mountain West Conference)10 New Mexico State (Sun Belt Conference)11 Idaho12 San Francisco13 San Jose State14 UC Irvine15 Denver16 Brigham Young17 Colorado State18 Washington State19 Campbell (Atlantic Sun Conference)20 Oral Roberts (Mid-Continent Conference)21 Northern Arizona (Big Sky Conference)
Individuals:1 Erin Kerr, Colorado2 Sarah Walter, Portland3 Kathy Cho, Oregon