2022 Pac-12 Women's Golf Championships set for Eugene
EUGENE, Ore. - The 2022 Pac-12 Women's Golf Championships are set to take place April 18-20, hosted by the University of Oregon at Eugene Country Club.
The three-day, 54-hole stroke play competition will play at par-72 and 6,267 yards for its fourth-ever staging at Eugene CC (1991, 2000, 2010).
Split tee times will be utilized beginning at 8:00 a.m. PT on Monday. Daily highlights will be featured across Pac-12 Network, Pac-12.com and Pac-12 social media channels, culminating with a special half-hour recap on Pac-12 Network on Thursday, April 21 at 6:00 p.m. PT.
Host and No. 2 nationally ranked OREGON will seek its first Conference crown against one of the most competitive fields in collegiate golf.
The loaded 11-team field will feature eight Golfweek Top 50 ranked programs, including the nation's top two teams in No. 1 STANFORD and the host No. 2 Ducks headlining a quartet of top-10 programs (ARIZONA STATE, USC). The ninth-ranked Trojans are seeking a third consecutive Pac-12 title after back-to-back crowns in 2019 and 2021.
Golfweek Top 50 Collegiate Ranked Pac-12 Teams
- No. 1 STANFORD
- No. 2 OREGON
- No. 7 ARIZONA STATE
- No. 9 USC
- No. 12 UCLA
- No. 25 ARIZONA
- No. 32 OREGON STATE
- No. 39 WASHINGTON
- No. 51 CALIFORNIA
Seven of the 15 members of the spring watch list for the ANNIKA Award national player of the year are in the field for the Pac-12 Championships.
Among the expected frontrunners for the individual title are 11 of the top 25 and 15 of the top 50 in Golfstat's player rankings, though a new individual champion will be crowned with defending champion and ANNIKA Award watch list member Rachel Heck of Stanford not in this week's field:
- Rose Zhang, Fr., STANFORD (No. 1, ANNIKA Award Watch List)
- Alexandra Forsterling, Sr., ARIZONA STATE (No. 2, ANNIKA Award Watch List)
- Amari Avery, Fr., USC (No. 4, ANNIKA Award Watch List)
- Aline Krauter, Sr., STANFORD (No. 9, ANNIKA Award Watch List)
- Brooke Seay, Jr., STANFORD (No. 11 in Golfweek player rankings)
- Emma Spitz, Jr., UCLA (No. 11, ANNIKA Award Watch List)
- Hsin-Yu (Cynthia) Lu, So., OREGON (No. 14)
- Tze-Han (Heather) Lin, Sr., OREGON (No. 15)
- Sofie Kibsgaard Nielsen, Jr., OREGON (No. 20)
- Ching-Tzu Chen, Jr., OREGON (No. 23)
- Carolina Melgrati, Fr., ARIZONA (No. 24)
- Calynne Rosholt, Fr., ARIZONA STATE (No. 24, ANNIKA Award Watch List)
- Ashley Menne, So., ARIZONA STATE (No. 33)
- Ellie Slama, Sr., OREGON STATE (No. 43)
- Katherine Muzi, Sr., USC (No. 44)
- Camille Boyd, So., WASHINGTON (No. 47)
- Xin (Cindy) Kou, Fr., USC (No. 75, ANNIKA Award Watch List)