CAL TO CO-HOST ALISTER MACKENZIE INVITATIONAL MONDAY-TUESDAY No. 4 Cal will host its lone tournament of the season when the Golden Bears welcome a 16-team field the 2013 Alister MacKenzie Invitational. The event will move to the par-72, 7,103-yard Sonoma Golf Club this season before an expected 2014 return to Meadow Club, where it was held from 2002-07 and again from 2009-12. The teams will play 36 holes of the 54-hole stroke-play event Monday before finishing with 18 holes Tuesday. Each team will field five players with the top four scores each day counting towards the team’s total. A shotgun start is scheduled to begin Monday’s action at 8:15 a.m. PT, while teams will tee off from the first and 10th holes Tuesday beginning at 8 a.m. PT. Cal will start from holes 1A, 1B, 2, 3 and 4 and play in five fouresomes along with one player each from Arizona State, Brigham Young and San Francisco during all 36 holes on the first day of action. Tee times and pairings for the third and final round on the second day of the event is still to be determined.
FOLLOW THE 2013 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP LIVE ONLINE The 2013 Alister MacKenzie Invitational can be followed live online by visiting CalBears.com, which will link to live scoring provided by golfstat.com throughout the tournament along with a daily recap, complete results, links to related information and much more at the end of each day’s action. In addtion, fans can check out the latest updates and be part of the conversation on Twitter by following @CalMensGolf. When tweeting about the Cal men’s golf team, fans can help spread the word by using the suggested hashtag #CalMensGolf. The suggested hashtag for the Alister MacKenzie Invitational is #MacKenzie.