Ellie Slama Back At Augusta National For Women’s Amateur
CORVALLIS, Ore. – Ellie Slama is back at Augusta National.
The senior from Salem, Ore., will compete in the Augusta National Women's Amateur for the second time in the past three years. The 2020 event was cancelled due to the effects of the global COVID-19 pandemic.
Slama will tee off at 5:40 a.m. PT (8:40 a.m. ET) in the first round on Wednesday and be paired with Auston Kim and Olivia Mehaffey.
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The international field will compete across 54 holes of stroke play, with a cut to 30 players taking place after 36 holes. The first two rounds will take place on the Island and Bluff nines at Champions Retreat Golf Club on Wednesday and Thursday.
The entire field will then play Augusta National for an official practice round Friday. The final round will take place at Augusta National on Saturday and will feature the competitors who made the cut.
NBC Sports will produce and broadcast three hours (9 a.m.-noon PT) of live final-round coverage of the event at Augusta National. Golf Channel will deliver on-site highlights, live reports and news coverage throughout the event.
Additionally, Golf Channel's "Live From the Masters" will commence on Friday at Augusta National to provide coverage of the Augusta National Women's Amateur, the Drive, Chip and Putt National Finals and the Masters Tournament.
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