Breaking Down the 2022-23 Ladies’s Golf Schedule

September 10, 2022

TEMPE, Ariz. – The Solar Satan Ladies’s Golf season is correct across the nook, with Head Coach Missy Farr-Kaye asserting a difficult 2022-23 slate. 

The schedule options ten common season tournaments, with 4 happening within the Fall and the opposite six scheduled for the Spring of 2023. This leads right into a three-part postseason which incorporates the Pac-12 Championship, NCAA Regionals, and the NCAA Championship.

Missy Farr-Kaye‘s staff is coming off one other sturdy marketing campaign wherein they completed ninth on the NCAA Championship, narrowly lacking out on a second-straight berth in Match Play. Arizona State returns 5 from a proficient 2021-22 roster and has excessive expectations but once more. The staff shall be examined with a tough 2022-23 marketing campaign, with the Solar Devils competing in a number of the nation’s premiere occasions. 

COACH’S CORNER

“We’re excited for our schedule this coming yr. The power of this schedule is among the many highest of any staff within the nation.  Our staff shall be able to journey to some nice golf programs and venues whereas ending our yr at Grayhawk for the ultimate yr of ASU internet hosting the NCAA Championship!”

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The next is a breakdown of the 2022-23 Solar Satan Ladies’s Golf schedule, which options 5 occasions within the state of Arizona. By no means have Solar Satan followers had extra alternatives to take a look at their Solar Devils than this season. All of it culminates within the 2023 NCAA Ladies’s Golf Championship, as soon as once more hosted by Arizona State and The Thunderbirds at Grayhawk Golf Membership. Right here is extra info on every match:

FALL SEASON

ANNIKA Intercollegiate – September 12-14 (Lake Elmo, MN)


For the third consecutive season, Arizona State will compete within the ANNIKA Intercollegiate hosted by the ANNIKA Basis. The Solar Devils waste no time testing themselves towards a number of the nation’s greatest groups. 12 groups will compete at Royal Golf Membership for one of many Fall’s most prestigious titles. ASU is joined by Oregon, South Carolina, Wake Forest, Alabama, Virginia, Auburn, Texas, Florida, Michigan, and Duke. 11 of the 12 packages are within the Preseason Prime-25, making this an amazing early measuring stick alternative for the Solar Devils.

Windy Metropolis Collegiate – October 3-4 (Highland Park, IL)

Arizona State shall be again in a well-recognized spot after they return to the Windy Metropolis Collegiate, competing within the match in three of the previous 5 years. Northwestern hosts this loaded subject at one other sturdy Fall occasion, that includes Prime-25 groups in Oregon, USC, South Carolina, Duke, Florida, Texas, Michigan, Virginia and Arizona. Michigan State, Purdue, Washington, and Iowa State fill out the 14-team match, happening at Exmoor Nation Membership.

Stanford Intercollegiate – October 21-23 (Stanford, CA)

Arguably the largest problem of the Fall will come from Arizona State’s annual look within the Stanford Intercollegiate, hosted by Stanford at Stanford Golf Course. The Solar Devils have been a daily participant at this occasion since its inception, successful the staff championship six instances. The final time got here in 2019 when Linn Grant and Raquel Olmos recorded Prime-5 finishes. ASU is joined by ranked groups Florida, USC, Stanford, San Jose State, Georgia, Northwestern, Texas, and Virginia. 

Pac-12 Preview – October 31-November 2 (Kailua-Kona, HI)

The autumn season wraps up in paradise, as Solar Satan Ladies’s Golf makes their yearly journey to Hawaii for the Pac-12 Preview. A majority of the convention will make the journey to Nanea Golf Membership for one more prestigious match. Host college Hawaii would be the solely non Pac-12 staff within the subject, giving followers a glimpse of what the Pac-12 Championship will seem like. Arizona State will take a two-month break earlier than competing within the Spring season that may span from January-Could.

SPRING SEASON

Match within the Desert – January 23 (Gold Canyon, AZ)


The Solar Devils will make their first look within the state of Arizona after they journey to Superstition Mountain Golf & Nation Membership for the Match within the Desert. Arizona State will enter the occasion because the four-time defending occasion champion, successful the 2022 occasion over No. 2 Oklahoma State by 5 strokes. Kansas will host for the second consecutive yr, with the match transferring to at some point in 2023. 

Nexus Collegiate – February 13-15 (New Windfall, Bahamas)

Arizona State will go away the nation for the primary time in almost a decade after they journey to the Bahamas for the Nexus Collegiate. The Solar Devils shall be part of a singular occasion happening at Albany Golf Membership and hosted by Auburn.  That is the primary time ASU will compete on this occasion, which would be the first Ladies’s Golf match hosted within the Bahamas. ASU will get the prospect to face off with groups from the SEC & ACC in one of many marquee occasions of the Spring.

Darius Rucker Intercollegiate – February 27-March 1 (Hilton Head, SC)

Following a profitable debut on GOLF Channel in 2022, the Darius Rucker Intercollegiate returns as some of the vital occasions within the school golf world. It should as soon as once more be aired reside on GOLF Channel from Lengthy Cove Membership, with the nation’s high groups getting publicity on a nationwide scale. Arizona State loved a incredible efficiency eventually yr’s Darius Rucker, with Coach Farr-Kaye getting her gamers able to play below the stress. This occasion ended up being a preview of the NCAA Championship final yr, with the nation’s high ranked groups getting important media protection and a spotlight. 

Cactus Cup – March 13-14 (Phoenix, AZ)

Arizona State will make their second look in Arizona after they host the first-ever Cactus Cup in March. The 2-day occasion is scheduled for match play format and can characteristic South Carolina, Virginia, and UCLA. 4 NCAA Championship rivals will get a style of Match Play, which is used to find out the NCAA Championship. ASU benefited from an identical expertise on the Niklaus Cup in 2021-22, with Coach Farr-Kaye bringing a singular occasion to the yard of Solar Satan followers.

PING/ASU Invitational – March 24-26 (Phoenix, AZ)

The Solar Devils proceed a stretch wherein they do not go away the state as they host the annual PING/ASU Invitational at Papago Golf Membership. A number of of the nation’s high groups will as soon as once more participate in some of the historic collegiate golf tournaments, the third probability for followers to take a look at ASU within the state. Arizona State is the defending champions, successful their twenty first staff championship in a run-a-way, claiming the victory by an infinite 15 strokes. Not solely was the 839 (-25) tied for the bottom rating in program historical past, the 15-stroke benefit was essentially the most ASU has received by in PING/ASU Invitational historical past.

Alexandra Forsterling was sensational in taking residence particular person medalist honors, changing into the seventeenth Solar Satan to win the person crown. Forsterling (-9/207) needed to beat out teammate Ashley Menne for the title, as Arizona State completed 1-2 within the closing participant standings. She is the primary Solar Satan to win at PING/ASU since Roberta Liti again in 2017. 

 

Silverado Showdown – April 3-5 (Napa, CA)

The ultimate common season match is one other acquainted one for ASU, as they return to the Silverado Showdown at Silverado Resort & Spa. Colorado and Oregon host the occasion that the Solar Devils have had previous success at. In 2022, Alessandra Fanali received the ultimate common season match of her profession, changing into the primary Solar Satan to win the Silverado Showdown. This represents the ultimate tune-up earlier than the postseason run begins.

POSTSEASON

Pac-12 Championship – April 17-19 (Phoenix, AZ)


For the primary time since 2011, Arizona State will host the Pac-12 Ladies’s Golf Championship of their fourth look within the state of Arizona. This would be the first time that the Solar Devils host at Papago Golf Membership, a spot that Coach Missy Farr-Kaye‘s staff has loved loads of success at. The Maroon & Gold will get an opportunity to win their first Pac-12 Championship since 2009 in entrance of their residence followers. The nation’s high convention yearly affords some of the aggressive convention championship occasions.

NCAA Regionals – Could 8-10 (Athens/Palm Seaside Gardens/Pullman/Raleigh/San Antonio/Westfield)

Arizona State has certified for NCAA Regionals yearly because it was instituted in 1992. In the event that they accomplish that once more in 2022, they’ll journey to one of many following six websites. A complete of 72 groups are chosen to the NCAA Regionals, with 12 groups making every regional. ASU would want to complete within the Prime-4 of their regional to advance to the NCAA Championship. Listed here are the six regional areas:

NCAA Championship – Could 19-24 (Scottsdale, AZ; Grayhawk Golf Membership)

The 2023 NCAA Ladies’s Golf Championship shall be hosted by the Thunderbirds and Arizona State at Grayhawk Golf Membership. That is the third consecutive yr that the Solar Devils will function host of essentially the most prestigious occasion of the season. Coach Farr-Kaye’s staff has certified for the NCAA Chamionship every of the previous six seasons, advancing to NCAA Match Play on two ocassions (2017 & 2020). The 2017 run led to this system’s eighth NCAA Championship, a quantity they give the impression of being so as to add to in their very own yard on the finish of the season.

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2022-23 Arizona State Ladies’s Golf Schedule

ANNIKA Intercollegiate – September 12-14 (Lake Elmo, MN)

Windy Metropolis Collegiate – October 3-4 (Wilmette, IL)

Stanford Intercollegiate – October 21-23 (Stanford, CA)

Pac-12 Preview – October 31-November 2 (Kailua-Kona, HI)

Match within the Desert – January 23 (Gold Canyon, AZ)

Nexus Collegiate – February 13-15 (Nassau, Bahamas)

Darius Rucker Intercollegiate – February 27-March 1 (Hilton Head, SC)

Cactus Cup – March 13-14 (Scottsdale, AZ)

PING/ASU Invitational – March 24-26 (Phoenix, AZ)

Silverado Showdown – April 3-4 (Napa, CA)

Pac-12 Championship – April 17-19 (Phoenix, AZ)

NCAA Regionals – Could 8-10 (Athens/Palm Seaside Gardens/Pullman/Raleigh/San Antonio/Westfield)

NCAA Championship – Could 19-24 (Scottsdale, AZ; Grayhawk Golf Membership)