March 1, 2013
2013 San Diego Classic Flyer
San Diego, Calif. - The University of San Diego golf team will compete in the San Diego Classic presented by Lamkin Grips on March 11-12 at the San Diego Country Club in Chula Vista, California. This event is one of the premiere NCAA Division I collegiate tournaments in the country. This year's field is comprised of some of the best teams in college golf as well as four local San Diego collegiate golf programs.
Besides No. 68 USD, there are nine teams currently ranked in the top 100 by golfweek.com in the 14 team tournament. No. 9 TCU is the top-ranked team in the tournament, which also features No. 29 Texas Tech, No. 31 Missouri, No. 47 Arizona State, No. 49 Oregon State, No. 58 Arizona, No. 64 San Diego State, No. 74 Louisville, No. 92 UT-Arlington, Utah, Pepperdine, CSU San Marcos, and Point Loma.
Many of the participating teams have some of the most talented players in college golf; many who could be competing on the PGA Tour in the near future. Some of the marquee players include No. 5 Julien Brun (TCU), No. 18 Jace Long (Missouri), No. 29 Finley Ewing IV (Texas Tech), No. 69 Pontus Gad (TCU), No. 81 Daniel Jennevret (TCU), No. 82 Clement Sordet (Texas Tech), No. 89 Eli Cole (TCU) and No. 92 Jon Rahm (Arizona State)
Once agan, this event is being co-hosted by USD and San Diego State.
On Monday, March 11th, the tournament will begin at 8:30 a.m. with a shotgun start with plans to complete two rounds. The third and final round will begin on Tuesday, March 13th, at 8:00 a.m. with groups going off tees #1 and #10. The tournament is free to the public both days.