NCAA Women's Golf Championships Regionals Selected
April 30, 2001
INDIANAPOLIS --- The NCAA Division I Women's Golf Committee has announced the teams and individuals selected to participate in the 2001 Division I Women's Golf Championships Regionals.
Three regional tournaments will be conducted May 10-12 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 321 participants have been selected for the regional competition. Of these players, 126 will advance to the championships finals May 22-25. Eight teams and two individuals will advance from each region.
The championships finals will be held at Mission Inn Golf and Tennis Resort, Howey-in-the-Hills, Florida, cohosted by Stetson University and the Central Florida Sports Commission.
The regional sites and the selected teams and individuals are listed below.
The East regional will be played May 10-12 at Finley Golf Course, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, hosted by the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Conference automatic qualifiers are indicated in parenthesis next to the institution.
TEAMS INDIVIDUALS1. Duke (Atlantic Coast Conference) 1. Michelle Simpson, Florida International2. Auburn 2. Stephanie George, Radford3. Georgia (Southeastern Conference)4. TCU5. Pepperdine6. Vanderbilt7. Wake Forest8. New Mexico9. South Florida10. Northwestern11. San Jose State12. South Carolina13. Michigan14. San Diego State15. Florida State16. North Carolina17. Louisville18. Campbell (Trans America Athletic Conference)19. Kansas State20. Jackson State (Southwestern Athletic Conference)21. Charleston Southern (Big South Conference)
The Central regional will be played May 10-12 at the Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex, West Lafayette, Indiana, hosted by Purdue University. Conference automatic qualifiers are indicated in parenthesis next to the institution.
TEAMS INDIVIDUALS1. Texas 1. Allie Blomquist, Wisconsin2. Tulsa (Western Athletic Conference) 2. Nina Reis, North Texas3. Oklahoma State (Big 12 Conference)4. New Mexico State (Sun Belt Conference)5. LSU6. Oklahoma7. Purdue8. Alabama9. Kent State (Mid-American Conference)10. California11. UCF12. Baylor13. San Francisco14. Florida15. Nebraska16. Texas A&M17. Texas Tech18. Minnesota19. Idaho20. Oral Roberts (Mid-Continent Conference)21. Princeton (Ivy Group)
The West regional will be played May 10-12 at Trysting Tree Golf Course, Corvallis, Oregon, hosted by Oregon State University. Conference automatic qualifiers are indicated in parenthesis next to the institution.
TEAMS INDIVIDUALS1. Arizona (Pacific-10 Conference) 1. Tasha Browner. Washington State2. Southern California 2. Taya Battistella, Portland State3. Stanford4. Tennessee5. Ohio State6. Arizona State7. UCLA8. Michigan State (Big Ten Conference)9. Washington10. Furman (Southern Conference)11. Indiana12. Oregon13. Memphis (Conference USA)14. Missouri15. Colorado State16. Nevada17. Oregon State18. Brigham Young19. Central Connecticut State (Northeast Conference)20. Southwest Missouri State (Missouri Valley Conference21. Weber State (Big Sky Conference)
courtesy of the NCAA