Big Four make women’s NCAA golf tournament

Posted on April 29, 2014 

Duke will make its 22nd straight trip to the NCAA regionals in women’s golf as the No. 1 seed in the East Regional. N.C. State joins the Blue Devils as the No. 9 seed in the East.

North Carolina will be the No. 8 seed in the Central Regional and Wake Forest is the No. 6 seed in the West Regional. Nine of the 11 teams in the ACC made the 72-team NCAA field.

The Blue Devils registered a 27-stroke victory at the ACC Championship as a team to win its fourth tournament of the season. Celine Boutier won her third consecutive individual title and first ACC Championship, while three other Blue Devils finished in the top five.

Duke and N.C. State, making its 12th regional appearance in 13 years, will both play the 54-hole regional at SouthWood Golf Club in Tallahassee, Fla. from May 8-10. UNC, making its 21st appearance in the regionals, will play at Karsten Creek Golf Club in Stillwater, Okla. the same three days.

Wake Forest has qualified for and has been selected to the NCAA Regionals every year since the NCAA switched to the regional format in 1993. This will be the Demon Deacons’ first trip to the West Regional and its first appearance at the Tumble Creek Club in Cle Elum, Wash.

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