NCAA announces championship sites to include golf tournament in Myrtle Beach
20 Abril, 2017, 05:05
Stillwater will be home for NCAA championships in six events - men's and women's golf (May 18-23, 2018); men's and women's tennis (May 14-23, 2020); men's and women's cross country (2020); along with NCAA regionals in men's/women's cross country (2020); men's golf (May 16-19, 2021); and women's golf (May 9-11, 2022).
The University of Arkansas, Fayetteville will host the NCAA golf championships for the first time in 2019, and the NCAA indoor track and field championships are headed back to the UA in 2021. "We look forward to providing a memorable experience for the students, their families, and their fans here in the heart of Lancaster County". The Lions will also host the 2020 National Title in Division II Women's Golf following the 2020 season as well as the 2020 and 2022 Lacrosse national Championship.
"We're thankful to everyone who was involved in bringing these championship events to Oklahoma State, and this opportunity means a lot to us".
One of those states, North Carolina, got a handful of events after losing championship previous year when the NCAA found that state laws limited legal protections for the LGBT community. The women's tournament will take place May 17-22, and the men's championship will follow from May 23-29.
"We have a rich tradition here of hosting national championships".
According to its official website, the NCAAselected 613 host sites for 84 of the NCAA's 90 championships on Tuesday from more than 3,000 bid submissions.
The last time the Bobcats hosted the national championships was in 2012, and they also hosted in 1960, '83, '85, '96, '98 and 2008. "It is such an honor to be able to showcase our University and facilities and host the best of the best in Division II field hockey-just incredible!"
"We feel like we have the necessary amenities to host one of the best track meets in the world", Bucknam said.