Jackson State heads to Div I Women's Golf Regional
May 1, 2007
The Jackson State women’s golf team has been selected to compete in the 2007 NCAA Division I Women’s Golf Championships Regionals. Jackson State received an automatic qualifier bid by winning their tenth Southwestern Athletic Conference Women’s Golf Championship in April. The Lady Tigers finished the tournament with a total score of 630 (326-304).
The Lady Tigers will participate in the East Regionals May 10-12 at the University Club Golf Course in Baton Rouge, La. The regional will be hosted by Louisiana State University. This selection marks the third straight NCAA Regional for the Lady Tigers. Jackson State has made it to the regionals eight of the last nine years.
Regional tournaments are considered preliminary rounds of NCAA championships competition, and all national championships policies will apply. A total of 324 participants have been selected for the regional competition. Of these players, 126 will advance to the championships finals. Eight teams and two individuals will advance from each regional.
The championships finals will be held May 22-25 at the LPGA International Legends Course, Daytona Beach, Florida, hosted by the University of Central Florida and the Central Florida Sports Commission.