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Women's Golf Opens Fall at Golfweek Tourney

September 24, 2017
By ODU Athletics

NORFOLK, Va. -- The Old Dominion women's golf team is set to open its 2017-18 fall slate this week at the Golfweek Conference Challenge at Red Sky Golf Club in Vail, Colorado.

Live scoring for the Golfweek Conference Challenge will be available on GolfStat. Last year, the Monarchs tied for fourth out of 18 teams in this event at the same course.

This year's field includes Akron, Campbell, Central Arkansas, Coastal Carolina, Charleston, Denver,  Eastern Kentucky, Louisville, Michigan, Mercer, ODU, Pepperdine, Sacramento State, San Diego State, SMU, TCU and UC Riverside.

Second-year head coach Mallory Hetzel and the Monarchs return all but one player from last year's squad that won the program's first-ever conference championship. Watch Hetzel preview the upcoming fall and talk about impact of last year's Conference USA Championship in the video below. 

Headlining the returners are seniors Maggie Simmermacher and Katerina Vlasinova, who both earned All-C-USA honors last season. Watch Simmermacher and Vlasinova weigh on in expectations for the 2017-18 season below.

Tee times and a full schedule of play for the tournament can also be found on GolfStat.

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