April 14, 2016
By Chris Masters
NOTRE DAME, Ind. — With a potent blend of veteran experience and youthful talent, the University of Notre Dame women’s golf team tees off the 2016 postseason at 9:40 a.m. (ET) Friday in the first round of the ACC Championship at the Sedgefield Country Club (par 72/6,089 yards) in Greensboro, North Carolina.
This weekend’s tournament caps off the third ACC season for the Fighting Irish, who are among 10 conference teams currently ranked in the top 50, according to Golfstat (including seven in the top 40).
Dates: April 15-17, 2016
Format: 54 holes (18 holes Friday-Sunday)
Tee Times: 9:40 a.m. ET Friday; 8-11:10 a.m. ET Saturday; 8:30-10 a.m. ET Sunday (begin on No. 1 Friday-Saturday; split-tee start Sunday) ... exact Saturday and Sunday tee times determined by team standings at close of prior round
Location: Greensboro, North Carolina
Course (Par/Yardage): Sedgefield Country Club (par 72/6,089 yards)
TV: ESPN3 (2 p.m. ET Saturday; 1 p.m. ET Sunday)
Tournament Field (in order of latest Golfstat ranking): Duke (5), Virginia (18), Florida State (20), NOTRE DAME (37), North Carolina State (38), Louisville (39), Miami (40), Wake Forest (45), North Carolina (46), Clemson (47), Virginia Tech (101) and Boston College (158).
Notre Dame Lineup (2015-16 stroke average): Talia Campbell (73.27), Maddie Rose Hamilton (75.15), Isabella DiLisio (74.42), Emma Albrecht (74.23), Jordan Ferreira (75.38).
Live Scoring: Golfstat.com
Here’s a look at five things you need to know as Notre Dame steps to the No. 1 tee at Sedgefield on Friday morning:
The ACC will provide live scoring of the ACC Championship through the Golfstat web site (Golfstat.com), with in-progress updates also provided through the Fighting Irish women's golf Twitter feed ( @NDwomensGolf). In addition, ESPN3 will televise portions of the second and third rounds live beginning at 2 p.m. (ET) Saturday and 1 p.m. (ET) Sunday.
For more information on the Notre Dame women's golf program, visit the women's golf page of the official Fighting Irish athletics web site (UND.com/ndwomensgolf), sign up to follow the Notre Dame women's golf Twitter feed ( @NDwomensGolf) or register for the Irish ALERT text-messaging system through the "Fan Center" pulldown menu on the front page at UND.com.
Chris Masters, associate athletics communications director at the University of Notre Dame, has been part of the Fighting Irish athletics communications team since 2001 and coordinates all media efforts for the Notre Dame women's golf and women's basketball programs. A native of San Francisco, California, Masters is a 1996 graduate of Ohio Wesleyan University, earned his master's degree from Kansas State University in 1998, and currently serves on the Board of Directors for the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).