Stanford Looks to Continue Hot Play at Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invitational
March 25, 2010
STANFORD, Calif. - Stanford's women's golf team will begin play Friday at the Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invitational being held at the University of Texas Golf Club in Austin.
Joining the Cardinal in the 16-team field include No. 2 UCLA, No. 8 Arizona, No. 20 Texas A&M, No.22 New Mexico, No. 23 Vanderbilt, No. 25 TCU, UC Davis, Washington, Oregon, Northwestern, Notre Dame, Tulsa, Chattanooga, Oklahoma and host Texas.
Teams will tee off at 8:15 CT on Friday and Saturday while Sunday's final round will get underway at 8:45 p.m. The University of Texas Golf Club will measure 6,255 yards and play to a par of 72 for this event.
Live scoring will be available at Golfstat.com.
Stanford is ranked 12th in the latest Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index following solid performances in three spring events. The Cardinal won the Peg Barnard Invitational on its home course in February and followed up with a third place finish at the rain-shortend Wildcat Invitational in Tucson. Stanford is coming off an eight place finish at the Bruin Wave Invitational.
The field is expected to include three of the top-10 players in the nation in Vanderbilt's Mariana Alex (No. 5) and UCLA's Stephanie Kono (No. 6) and Sydnee Michaels (No. 10).