Buckeyes Open Spring Hosting 2013 Northrop Grumman Regional Challenge
Feb. 10, 2013
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Ohio State women's golf team will host the 18th-annual Northrop Grumman Regional Challenge in Palos Verdes, Calif., Feb. 11-13. The Buckeyes open the season at the three-day event on the par 71, 6017-yard Palos Verdes Golf Club.
The tournament features an impressive field of 15 Top 50 teams, including six of the top ten squads ranked by Golfweek.
Live results will be available throughout the tournament at Golfstat.com. Fans can also follow along at OhioStateBuckeyes.com as well as on Twitter: @OhioState_WGOLF.
The Buckeyes concluded last year's outing in sixth with a three-day team total of 901. Then-junior captain Amy Meier finished with a team best 6-over 219. The Rochester Hills, Mich., product shot a 4-over 75 on the final day to conclude the tournament tied for sixth.
Ohio State carded a sixth place finish at the Susie Maxwell Berning Classic after posting a 54-hole score of 902 in Norman, Okla. Senior Amy Meier tallied a 3-over 219 to tie for seventh overall.
Individually, the Buckeyes notched six top 20 placements in four tournaments during the fall season.
The Buckeyes return to Columbus to defend their first-place finish as hosts of the Lady Buckeye Invitational April 20-21 in their last tournament before Big Ten Championships Feb. 26-28 in French Lick, Ind.