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Alabama is the sixth seed in the NCAA Men’s Golf regional in Sammamish, Wash.

Alabama will play in its 13th consecutive NCAA Tournament under Coach Jay Seawell

The Alabama men’s golf team of Coach Jay Seawell is the No. 6 seed in the 2017 NCAA Men’s Golf Regional, held in Sammamish, Wash. The three-day, 54-hole regional will be held Monday through Wednesday, May 15-17, and will be hosted by the University of Washington on the par 71, 6,885-yard Aldarra Golf Course.
The top five teams in each of six regional tournaments will advance to the NCAA Men’s Golf National Championship, which will be played at Rich Harvest Farms course in Sugar Grove, Ill., on May 26-31. The national championship field includes 30 teams and the top individual not on a qualifying team from each regional.
Alabama will be playing in its 13th consecutive NCAA post-season competition and 21st total.
Alabama has won four NCAA Regionals, three of which have come over the last five years, capturing the 2009 NCAA Galloway (N.J.) Regional, the 2012 NCAA Athens (Ga.) Regional, the 2013 NCAA Baton Rouge (La.) Regional, and the 2014 NCAA Auburn Regional.
The 14-team regional features No. 1 seed USC, who enters the event as the top-ranked team in the country. Kent State, ranked No. 12 in the nation, is the No. 2 seed, followed by No. 3 seed and 13th-ranked Texas A&M. The rest of the field includes No. 4 Florida State, No. 5 Washington, No. 6 Alabama, No. 7 San Diego State, No. 8 UTEP, No. 9 Penn State, No. 10 Michigan, No. 11 Michigan State, No. 12 Seattle, No. 13 Marquette and No. 14 Bryant.


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