Augusta women's golf is off to Michigan to start NCAA's

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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women's golf team earned an at-large bid to the 2019 NCAA East Lansing Regional and will begin the postseason May 6-8 at Forest Akers West Golf Course in East Lansing, Michigan.

The selection for the Jaguars is the eighth in the 18-year history of the program and it will mark the third trip for Augusta head coach Caroline Hegg in her fourth season at the helm of the program.

Seventy-two teams and 24 individuals will be selected to compete at one of four regional championships, each featuring 18 teams and six individuals, May 6-8, 2019. From regional competition, 24 teams and 12 individuals will advance to the national championships to be played May 17-22 at Blessings Golf Club in Fayetteville, Arkansas.

The four regional sites include Tumble Creek Golf Club in Cle Elum, Washington, hosted by the University of Washington; Jimmie Austin OU Golf Club in Norman, Oklahoma, hosted by the University of Oklahoma; Forest Akers West Golf Course in East Lansing, Michigan, hosted by Michigan State University and Greater Lansing Sports Authority; and Saugahatchee Country Club in Opelika, Alabama, hosted by Auburn University.

The East Lansing Regional is being hosted by Michigan State University and Greater Lansing Sports Authority.