College Women

Staff picks: 2013 NCAA women's regionals

The Alabama women's golf team after winning the 2013 SEC Championship.
The Alabama women's golf team after winning the 2013 SEC Championship.

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

NCAA women’s regionals kick off on May 9 at three sites around the country. The top eight teams in each of the 24-team fields will advance to the national championship, to be played May 21-24 at the University of Georgia Golf Course in Athens, Ga.

Our women’s college golf gurus have predicted which eight teams will advance out of each regional. How did we do last year? Lance Ringler correctly picked 16 of the 24 teams at the national championship. Beth Ann Baldry and Julie Williams correctly picked 15.

Regional sites and staff picks listed below:

East: Auburn (Ala.) University GC

Central: Jimmie Austin OU GC, Norman, Okla.

West: Stanford (Calif.) University GC

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Lance Ringler

East: Alabama, Arkansas, UCLA, North Carolina, Virginia, Oklahoma State, Texas, Northwestern

Central: Duke, Oklahoma, Florida, Washington, Arizona State, UC Davis, Michigan State, Iowa State

West: USC, Arizona, Vanderbilt, Purdue, Stanford, Georgia, Baylor, Pepperdine

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Beth Ann Baldry

East: Alabama, Arkansas, UCLA, North Carolina, Virginia, Oklahoma State, Texas, Northwestern

Central: Duke, Oklahoma, Florida, Washington, Arizona State, Texas Tech, Michigan State, N.C. State

West: USC, Arizona, Vanderbilt, Purdue, Stanford, Georgia, Baylor, Pepperdine

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Julie Williams

East: Alabama, Arkansas, UCLA, North Carolina, Virginia, Tulane, Oklahoma State, Texas State

Central: Duke, Oklahoma, Florida, Washington, Arizona State, UC Davis, Campbell, Texas Tech

West: USC, Arizona, Vanderbilt, Purdue, Stanford, Pepperdine, Texas A&M, Georgia