The Thunderbirds Co-Host NCAA Division 1 Men’s and Women’s Golf Championships at Grayhawk Golf Club
As hosts of the Waste Management Phoenix Open, The Thunderbirds are no stranger to golf championships. This year, in addition to hosting “The People’s Open,” The Thunderbirds also are co-hosting the NCAA Division 1 Men’s and Women’s Golf Championships at Grayhawk Golf Club May 21-June 2, 2021.
“We’re extremely excited and obviously very proud to be a part of some of the greatest golf events in the world,” said Scott Jenkins, Big Chief of The Thunderbirds. “All of these young women and men have put in extraordinary effort to get to these championships. We’re excited to see what they can do out there at Grayhawk.”
Finals play for both the women’s and men’s championships consist of three days of stroke play on Friday-Sunday (54 holes), after which the top 15 teams and nine individuals will be determined. That is followed by a final day of 18 holes of stroke play (Monday) to determine the top eight teams that will advance to match play as well as the 72-hole individual champion. The team national champion will be determined by a match-play format that will consist of quarterfinals and semifinals conducted on Tuesday, followed by the finals on Wednesday.
Both the women’s and men’s championships are open to the public
The women’s championship will take place May 21-26. The men’s championship will take place May 28-June 2. And you can catch all the action LIVE on Golf Channel.