The Alabama men’s golf team, which second at the NCAA Championship last season, will play five tournaments in the spring and five more in the fall in the upcoming season. UA released the schedule Monday.
In the fall, Alabama will open the season at the Carpet Capital Collegiate at the Farm Club in Dalton, Ga., on Sept. 7-9. Alabama finished tied for first with Georgia Tech at least year’s
event. The Crimson Tide will then play in the Olympia Fields Fighting Illini Invitational on Sept. 14-16 outside of Chicago.
Alabama will host the Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate in Vestavia Hills at Old Overton Club on Oct. 8-9. UA has won the event nine of the last 12 years, including last year. UA will compete in the U.S. Collegiate Championships in Atlanta on Oct. 19-21 and play in the Golf Channel-televised East Lake Cup, also in Atlanta, on Oct. 29-31.
Alabama will play in the Puerto Rico Classic on Feb. 17-19 to open its spring season. The Crimson Tide will visit San Jose del Cabo, Mexico, for the Querencia Cabo Collegiate on March 3-5 and play in the Linger Longer Invitational – an event UA has won five of the last eight years – in Greensboro, Ga., on March 15-17.
To round out the spring regular-season schedule, Alabama will play in the John Hayt Intercollegiate in Jacksonville, Fla., on March 31-April 1 and participate in the Shoal Creek Intercollegiate in Birmingham on April 15-16.
The SEC Championship will be held April 24-28 at St. Simons Island, Ga.