Women’s golf earns spot in NCAA Central Regional


    The women’s golf team earned an at-large bid Monday for its 18th straight NCAA postseason appearance.

    The Frogs will enter the Central Regional as the 15th seed.

    The 18 consecutive NCAA postseason appearances rank second at TCU behind the the men’s golf team (23).

    Eight teams and two individual golfers will advance to the NCAA Championship May 21-24 in Athens, Ga. TCU has reached the championship four of the last six seasons.

    The 24-team field includes top-seed Duke, host Oklahoma, Florida, Washington, Arizona State, UC Davis, Texas Tech, NC State, Michigan State, Iowa State, SMU, Campbell, Coastal Carolina, Wake Forest, Gonzaga, Indiana, UTSA, Mississippi State, Wisconsin, Lamar, Illinois State, Detroit and Butler. 

    The tournament will begin May 9 at the Jimmie Austin OU Golf Course in Norman, Okla.