Teams set for 2012 WG Championship
May 14, 2012
A majority of the nation’s top women’s collegiate golf teams will make the trip to the 2012 NCAA Women’s Golf Championship May 22-25 in Franklin, Tenn., with the Vanderbilt Legends Club’s North Course serving as the host course. The field was sorted out after competition at three regional sites over the weekend.
This year’s field will feature eighteen of the top 25 teams in the country, with host Vanderbilt making the field as the number two team in the Central Regional.
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The top eight teams from three regionals advanced to the national championship.
Here’s a general look at the field and some notes about this year’s tournament.
Individuals: Kelsey Vines, Oklahoma State; Margarita Ramos, Arizona
Top two finishers to advance from Regional: South Carolina, Texas A&M
Top 25 Teams That Did Not Qualify: #18 Arizona, #20 Oklahoma State (each will send an individual).
Sleeper Team: Michigan State
Individuals: Maria Salinas, Florida State; Rocio Sanchez Lobato, Georgia
Top two finishers to advance from Regional: Southern Cal and Vanderbilt
Top 25 Teams That Did Not Qualify: #4 Auburn, #9 Georgia, #21 Oregon
Sleeper Team: Arkansas
Individuals: Kimberly Kaufman and Gabriella Dominguez, Texas Tech
Top two finishers to advance from Regional: UCLA and LSU
Top 25 Teams That Did Not Qualify: #13 California, #23 UC Davis
Sleeper Team: Colorado
SEC Reigns Supreme
Pac 12 (5) – Southern Cal, Arizona State, UCLA, Colorado, Stanford
Curtis Cup Members
Members of the USA team participating next week are Emily Tubert of Arkansas, Lisa McCloskey of USC, Lindy Duncan of Duke, Brooke Pancake of Alabama, Erica Popson of Tennessee, Tiffany Lua of UCLA, and Austin Ernst of LSU.
Stephanie Meadow of Alabama will compete for the Great Britain-Ireland team.
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