April 15, 2013
THE FLATS – Tickets for the 2013 NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championship, hosted by Georgia Tech at the Capital City Club’s Crabapple Course in Milton, Ga., from May 28-June 2, are now on sale.
The national championship takes place over six days, beginning May 28 when 30 teams battle in 54 holes of stroke play, 18 holes each day over three days, followed by three days of match play competition culminating in the national championship match Sunday, June 2.
Ticket books for the full tournament, all six days, are $50 for adults and $35 for youths (18 years of age and under, or college student with current student ID) and seniors (55 and up). Daily tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for youths and seniors. Tickets can be ordered online by clicking here, calling the Tech ticket office at 888-TECH-TIX or in person at the ticket office at 150 Bobby Dodd Way.
The field for the NCAA championship is filled by the top five teams advancing from each of six regional tournaments taking place around the country the weekend of May 16-18.
The format for stroke play is each team fields five players, with the low four scores each day counting toward the team score. After 54 holes on Thursday, May 30, the individual national champion will be crowned, and the top eight schools in terms of team score are seeded for match play competition beginning Thursday, May 31.
In team match play, each of the five players on a team plays a match against a counterpart on the opposing team. Each individual match is worth a point for his team, and the team with the most points after the five matches are completed advances to the next round. Quarterfinals matches are set for Friday, May 31, with semifinals on Saturday, June 1, and the championship match Sunday, June 2.
2013 NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championship
May 28 – June 2
Capital City Club – Crabapple Course, Milton, Ga.
Monday, May 27 – practice round
Tuesday, May 28 – Round 1, stroke play, 7 a.m.
Wednesday, May 29 – Round 2, stroke play, 7 a.m.
Thursday, May 30 – Round 3, stroke play, 7 a.m.
Friday. May 31 – Quarterfinals, match play, 10 a.m.
Saturday, June 1 – Semifinals, match play, 10 a.m.
Sunday, June 2 – Championship match, 10 a.m.