Women’s Golf Set for 2014-15 Schedule
TUCSON, Ariz. – University of Arizona women’s golf will play in four fall tournaments and eight spring events to comprise the 2014-15 competition schedule. The slate is highlighted by the Wildcat Invitational, March 15-17, at Sewailo Golf Club, the new home of Arizona golf in Tucson.
The Wildcats open up the 2014 fall season at the Annika Intercollegiate, Sept. 28-30, in Orlando, Fla. Reunion Resort will host the event named for Arizona alum Annika Sorenstam.
Northwestern will host the Windy City Collegiate Classic, Oct. 6-7, at Westmoreland Country Club. UNC Wilmington hosts the Landfall Tradition, Oct. 24-26, at The Country Club of Landfall. The fall schedule wraps up with the Pac-12 Preview in Kona, Hawaii on Nov. 3-4. The event will be held at Nanea Golf Club.
The spring season opens with the Northrop Grumman Regional Challenge Feb. 8-10. The event is hosted by Ohio State at Palos Verdes Country Club. The Wildcats will then travel to New Orleans, La. for the Allstate Sugar Bowl Invitational. Held Feb. 22-24, the event with take place at Turnberry Golf Club.
March opens with the SunTrust Gator Invitational in Gainesville, Fla. (March 6-8). Florida hosts the event at Mark Bostick Golf Course. Arizona will host the Wildcat Invitational, March 15-17, at Sewailo Golf Club. UA will play in the PING/ASU Invitational, April 10-12, at ASU Karsten Golf Course.
The postseason begins with the Pac-12 Championships April 20-22, hosted by Colorado, at Boulder Country Club. The NCAA Regional Championships will be held at an appointed site May 7-9. The season will culminate with NCAA Championships, May 22-27, in Bradenton, Fla. South Florida will host the event.
In the Sept. 5 issue of Golfweek, Arizona was listed at No. 4 in the preseason poll. The magazine placed five Pac-12 teams in the top five and six in the top 10. Additionally, junior Lindsey Weaver was No. 15 in the preseason top-30 players list.
Last season, Arizona finished tied for second at the Pac-12 Championships, seventh at the NCAA Regional Championships and tied for seventh at the NCAA Championships. The Wildcats return their entire line-up for 2014-15, led by seniors Manon Gidali, Kendall Prince and Andrea Vilarasau, and are joined by freshmen Natalia Forero and Krystal Quihuis.For continued coverage of Arizona women’s golf, follow the team on Twitter @UAWomensGolf, at Facebook.com/ArizonaWomensGolf or visit ArizonaWildcats.com.