Senior Fanny Wolte is the second ECU golfer to participate in four-straight NCAA Regionals.
May 7, 2014
GREENVILLE, N.C. - The East Carolina women's golf team will open up the 2014 NCAA East Regional Thursday, May 8, which will be played at the SouthWood Golf Club in Tallahassee, Fla. and hosted by Florida State University.
The Pirates (108-37-1) earned an at-large bid as the No. 18 seed and are set to begin in the afternoon from the 10th tee starting at 12:15 P.M. (ET), and will be paired with Campbell and Georgia. In its 14th year of existence, ECU will make its seventh-straight team appearance in the NCAA Regional round and 10th overall as a squad.
Pirate fans can follow all the action live online at Golfstat.com.
The East Regional is one of three regional tournaments, which will be held to determine the championship field. Regional tournaments are considered preliminary rounds of NCAA championships competition, and all national championship policies will apply.
A total of 378 participants have been selected for the regional competition. Of these players, 126 will advance to the championships finals May 20-23 at the Tulsa Country Club in Tulsa, Okla., and will be hosted by the Tulsa Sports Commission and the University of Tulsa. Eight teams and two individuals will advance from each regional.
The East regional will be played at SouthWood Golf Club in Tallahassee, Florida and will be hosted by Florida State. Conference automatic qualifiers are indicated in parenthesis next to the institution.
1. Duke (Atlantic Coast Conference)
2. South Carolina
3. Stanford (Pac-12)
4. Vanderbilt (Southeastern Conference)
5. Pepperdine (West Coast Conference)
9. NC State
10. Florida State
12. Tulane (Conference USA)
13. Louisville (American Athletic Conference)
15. East Tennessee State (Atlantic Sun)
17. Campbell (Big South)
18. East Carolina
19. Texas State
20. College of Charleston (Colonial Athletic Association)
21. Troy (Sun Belt)
22. Murray State (Ohio Valley)
23. Seton Hall (Big East)
24. Alabama State (Southwestern Athletic Conference)
1. Lori Beth Adams, North Carolina-Wilmington
2. Ellen Ceresko, Penn State
3. Lacey Fears, Mercer
4. Kaew Preamuchuen, Kennesaw State
5. Abby Newton, Mississippi
6. Christina Vosters, Penn State