Field of 21 teams and six individuals released for DIII women's golf tourney
INDIANAPOLIS -- The NCAA Division III Women’s Golf Committee announced 21 teams and six individuals that will participate in the 2014 NCAA Division III Women’s Golf Championships.
Fifteen conferences have been granted automatic qualification and the remaining six teams were selected on an at-large basis from conferences and the remaining independent institutions. Six individuals, not from selected teams, also were selected for the championships.
The championships will consist of both team and individual competition conducted concurrently. The tournament consists of 72 holes of play in four days of competition. In the team competition, the low four scores from each team for each day will count in the team’s total score.
The championships will be conducted May 13-16 at the El Campeon Golf Course at the Mission Inn Resort & Club in Howey-in-the-Hills, Florida. Central Florida Sports Commission and Oglethorpe will serve as hosts.
The selected teams and individuals are listed below:
1. Washington (Mo.)
6. Mary Hardin-Baylor
9. George Fox
11. St. Thomas (Minn.)
14. Wisconsin-Eau Claire
16. Baldwin Wallace
19. Grove City
20. Concordia (Wis.)
1. Emily Javadi, Sewanee
2. Maya Reddy, Claremont-M-S
3. Elizabeth Kim, Oglethorpe
4. Jennifer Kim, Pomona-Pitzer
5. Tiffany Su, Claremont-M-S
6. Rebecca Studin, Cortland State
In 2013, Mary Hardin-Baylor won its first NCAA Division III Women's Golf championships with a combined score of 1,239 at Baytowne Golf Course in Destin, Florida. Runner-up honors went to Texas-Tyler (1,247). Methodist finished third with a score of 1,259 and George Fox finished fourth with a score of 1,267. Texas-Tyler freshman Laura Lindsay earned medalist honors with a four-shot victory against Kelsey Morrison from George Fox.