Juli Inkster Spartan Invitational Starts The Week

The San Jose State women's golf team hosts the 2012 Juli Inkster Spartan Invitational this Monday and Tuesday, March 5 and 6, at the Almaden Golf and Country Club in San Jose.

The two-day tournament features 12 teams including four top-30 teams according to the latest Golfstat rankings released on February 29 - #13 Washington, #21 Oregon, #23 California and #25 UC Davis 

California is the three-time defending champion after winning the title in 2008, 2010 and 2011 (2009 was rained out.)

The tournament begins Monday morning with an 8:30 a.m. shotgun start with the second round beginning at the end of the first.  All players will play 36 holes on the first day.  Tuesday's round is set for an 8:30 a.m. shotgun start.  Any changes to the schedule will be posted on www.sjsuspartans.com.

Admission to the tournament is free.

Live scoring for the tournament is available at www.golfstat.com and a link is also provided on www.sjsuspartans.com


2012 Juli Inkster Spartan Invitational

Almaden Golf & Country Club, San Jose, Calif.

Par 72/6,169 yards

Format: 36 holes with a shotgun start on March 5 at 8:30 a.m., 18 holes with a shotgun start on March 6 at 8:30 a.m.


12 Competing teams (Golfstat ranking)

California (23)

Colorado State (82)

Fresno State (78)

Gonzaga (96)

Hawaii (181)

Nevada (105)

Oregon (21)

San Francisco (91)

San Jose State  (73)

UC Davis (25)

UC Irvine (80)

Washington (13)


2011 team champion: California, 881

2011 individual champion: Emily Childs, California, 216