|General Information||Schedule||Live Scoring||Video||Lodging||Restaurants||Transportation||Directions|
Live Scoring is available here
Site: Forest Akers Golf Course, located on the Michigan State University campus, will serve as host to the 2007 Big Ten Women's Golf Championships.
Host Hotels: Coaches and student athletes will be housed at the Holiday Inn Express and the Comfort Inn and Suites in Okemos. These hotels are approximately nine minutes from the golf course. The phone number for the Holiday Inn Express is (517) 349-8700 and the contact is John Bradley. The phone number for Comfort Inn is (517) 347-6690 and the contact is Kurt Kelly.
The Championships shall consist of stroke play for 36 holes on Friday, 18 holes on Saturday, and 18 holes on Sunday. First day pairings shall be determined by Sagarin Rankings. The #1 player from the #1 team shall be paired with the #1 player from the #2 team. This order of pairing shall continue until the top 8 teams have been paired in twosomes. The last three teams will play a twosome on the first day of play. Second and final day pairings shall be determined by team scores from the previous day's play with the order of players #6 through #1 having earlier tee times. On the second and third days of play, all teams except teams #10 and #11 shall be in threesomes and shall tee-off in 10-minute intervals. Teams #10 and #11 shall tee off from the 11th hole in twosomes in 10-minute intervals. Teams #7, #8 and #9 follow the twosomes. The lower scoring teams shall have the later tee times. On the first day, teams #1-6 shall tee off on the first hole and teams #7-11 will tee off from the eleventh hole. Players will play in the order #1-6 on the first day and players #6-1 on the final two days.
*First round (Friday, 8:30 am) – First round of tournament with tee times on the first and 10th holes.
*Second round (Friday, 12:45 p.m.) – Second round of tournament with tee times on the first and 10th holes.
*Third round (Saturday, 9:30 am) – Third round of tournament with tee times on the first and 10th holes.
*Final round (Saturday, 9:00 am) – Final round of tournament with tee times on the first and 10th holes.
|Thursday, April 26|
|7:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.||Range Available|
|8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.||Practice Rounds|
|4:00 p.m.||Coaches' Meeting (Golf Banquet Room)|
|6:30 p.m.||Championships Banquet – Spartan Stadium Tower-LaSalle Bank Club|
|Friday, April 27|
|6:30 a.m.||Range Available|
|8:30 a.m.||First Round of Competition|
|After First Round||Lunch provided|
|12:30 p.m. (approx)||Second Round of Competition|
|Upon Completion of Round 2||Dinner at Comfort Inn|
(Coaches and players only)
|Saturday, April 28|
|7:30 a.m.||Range Available|
|9:30 a.m.||Third Round of Competition|
|Sunday, April 29|
|7:00 a.m.||Range Available|
|9:00 a.m.||Final Round of Competition|
|Immediately Following Final Round||Coaches' Meeting (Board Room)|
Lunch in Golf Banquet Room
|Immediately Following Coaches' Meeting||Awards Ceremony (approx 5 p.m.)|
Daily Video Updates
Starting after Friday's round, Spartan Sports Zone's Dave Ellis will recap the day's worth of action at the 2007 Big Ten Women's Golf Championships. Ellis' recaps will be available for free by logging onto MSUSpartans.com All-Access and clicking on women's golf.
South Harrison Road
HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS
HOLIDAY INN SOUTH
MARRIOTT UNIVERSITY PLACE|
300 M.A.C. Place
COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT
COMFORT INN & SUITES
COUNTRY INN & SUITES
|Asian House||Charlie Kangs|
|1001 E. Grand River||127 East Grand River|
|Gourmet Village||P.F. Changs|
|4790 S. Hagadorn||2425 Lake Lansing|
|637 East Michigan||2080 W. Grand River|
|Chili's||Max & Erma's|
|5055 Marsh||2515 Lake Lansing|
|Ruby Tuesday's||YaYa's Chicken|
|Meridian Mall||3011 E. Saginaw|
|125 E. Grand River||225 Ann St.|
|East Lansing||East Lansing|
|Mexico 2 Go||Cancun Mexican Grill|
|901 Towbridge||1754 Central Park Dr.|
|Hershey's||Mitchell's Fish Mkt|
|2682 E. Grand River||2975 Preyde Blvd.|
|2682 E. Grand River||6727 South Cedar|
|2970 Towne Centre||5015 Marsh Rd|
|3048 Lake Lansing||131 Albert|
|East Lansing||East Lansing|
|Harrison Road House||Buffalo Wild Wings|
|720 Michigan Avenue||360 Albert|
|East Lansing||East Lansing|
|2900 Towne Centre Blvd||2800 Preyde Blvd|
|DAMON'S - Host Restaurant, guaranteed seating. Please call ahead.|
|1601 Lake Lansing Rd.|
DETROIT METRO AIRPORT: Located approximately 90 miles east of Lansing, this airport services all major airlines. For more information about flying into and out of the Detroit Metro Airport, contact your personal travel agent or agency.
GRAND RAPIDS AIRPORT: Located approximately 60 miles west of Lansing, this airport services most major airlines. For more information about flying into and out of Grand Rapids, contact your personal travel agent or agency.
LANSING CAPITAL CITY: Located approximately 10 miles from Campus, this airport services the following airlines:
|Comair - The Delta Connection||800-354-9822|
|At the Lansing Capital City Airport||At Lansing Metro Area|
|Country Club Transportation||866-717-2591||Spartan Yellow Cab||517-482-1444|
The North-Follow 127/27 South to the Trowbridge Exit. Consult Facilities and Directions for where to go from here.
Grand Rapids-Follow 96 East to 127 South and take the Trowbridge Exit. Consult Facilities and Directions for where to go from here.
Chicago-Follow 94 East until 69 North. Follow 69 North to 496 to downtown. Follow through downtown and exit at Trowbridge Road. Consult Facilities and Directions for where to go from here.
The South-Follow 127 North. Take the Trowbridge exit. Consult Facilities and Directions for where to go from here.
The East (Including the Detroit Metro Airport)-Stay on 96 West until you hit I-496/127. Take I-496/127 North and exit at the Trowbridge exit. Consult Facilities and Directions for where to go from here.
Other maps and directions available here