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Blue Devils to Open NCAA Championship Friday in California

Blue Devils to Open NCAA Championship Friday in California

2024 NCAA Championship
May 17-22, 2024  •  Carlsbad, Calif.
Omni La Costa Resort & Spa North Course
72-Holes of Stroke Play Followed by Match Play

        In search of its eighth NCAA Championship, the Duke women’s golf team hits the road for Carlsbad, Calif., for the 2024 NCAA Championship, which runs May 17-22 at the 6,330-yard, par-72 Omni La Costa Resort & Spa North Course.
        Duke is appearing in the NCAA Championship for the 34th time under head coach Dan Brooks and will be competing in the NCAAs for the 24th time out of the last 27 years (2020 Championship was canceled). 

        Participating in the championship will be — Arizona State, Arkansas, Auburn, Baylor, Clemson, Duke, Florida State, LSU, Michigan State, Mississippi State, North Carolina, Northwestern, Oklahoma State, Ole Miss, Oregon, Oregon State, Pepperdine, Purdue, San Jose State, South Carolina, SMU, Southern California, Stanford, Texas, Texas A&M, Tulsa, UCLA, Vanderbilt, Virginia and Wake Forest.
        Duke, which is seeded No. 9, will tee off Friday, May 17 at 12:55 p.m., local and 3:55 p.m. (ET) in the first round off No. 10, followed by an 7:35 a.m., local and 10:35 a.m. (ET) tee time Saturday, May 18 off the No. 1 tee box. The Blue Devils are paired with Southern California and Texas in the first two rounds.
        For the ninth straight year, the championship will feature a different look as there will be 54 holes of stroke play qualifying and then the top 15 teams and nine individuals (not on advancing teams) will play a final 18 holes to determine the individual champion and the top eight teams will advance to match play.  On May 21 there will be 36 holes of match play and then the match play championship will take place May 22.  The final three days of action will be aired by the Golf Channel.

        It will mark the first year the championship has been moved to Omni La Costa Resort & Spa in Carlsbad, Calif., after being hosted at the Grayhawk Golf Club in Scottsdale, Ariz., the last three years.
        Entry to the golf course will be ticketed for competition days, practice days will be free to spectators. All tickets will be mobile tickets and are…


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