Oct. 4, 2015
LINCOLN, Neb. - The hectic harvest season is at hand in Nebraska, but rather than reaping that state’s signature corn crop, the University of Notre Dame women’s golf team aims to harvest low scores as the Fighting Irish tee off in the Cornhusker State for the first time in program history at 9 a.m. CT (10 a.m. ET) Monday in the first two rounds of the University of Nebraska’s Chip-N Club Invitational at the Country Club of Lincoln (par 72/6,105 yards) in Lincoln, Nebraska.
Dates: Oct. 5-6, 2015
Format: 54 holes (36 holes Monday, 18 holes Tuesday)
Tee Times: 9 a.m. CT/10 a.m. ET Monday; 8:30 a.m. CT/9:30 a.m. ET Tuesday (shotgun starts both days)
Location: Lincoln, Nebraska
Course (Par/Yardage): Country Club of Lincoln (par 72/6,105 yards)
Tournament Field (in order of latest Golfweek ranking): Notre Dame (46), Kansas (81), South Dakota State (112), Missouri State (118), Nebraska (124), UMKC (152), Illinois State (176), South Dakota (184), North Dakota State (191), Creighton (234), Omaha (252), Bellevue (non-NCAA Division I) and Nebraska-Kearney (non-NCAA Division I).
Notre Dame Lineup (2015-16 stroke average): Emma Albrecht (72.80), Talia Campbell (71.80), Isabella DiLisio (72.60), Kari Bellville (74.40), Jordan Ferreira (74.60), Maddie Rose Hamilton (75.40 -- competing as individual)
Live Scoring: BirdieFire.com
Here’s a look at five things you need to know before Notre Dame steps to the first tee at the Country Club of Lincoln on Monday morning:
For more information on the Notre Dame women’s golf program, visit the women’s golf page on 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, Athletics Communications Associate Director