May 23, 2008
Tee times set for van der Vaart at NCAA Golf
The Notebook
Virginia Tech golfer Jurrian van der Vaart will compete in the 2008 NCAA Men’s Golf Championship next week at the Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex’s Kampen Course in West Lafayette, Ind.

The senior from Alemlo, the Netherlands will play practice rounds on Monday and Tuesday. His Monday time is 1 p.m., teeing off from the 10th hole and his Tuesday time is 9:10 a.m., from the first tee.

He will begin play on Wednesday, May 28th at 8:55 a.m. from the 10th tee, grouped with the other two second-place regional qualifiers, James Sacheck of TCU and Dan Woltman of Wisconsin. The trio will tee off in the second round on Thursday at 2:05 p.m. from the first tee. Third round groupings will be decided on 36-hole scores. There will be a 54-hole cut following the third round, with the top 15 teams and top six individuals from non-advancing teams playing Saturday’s final round.

In all, 30 teams and six individuals will compete in the championship, hosted by Purdue. The Kampen Course at the Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex was designed by famed golf designer Pete Dye, who also redesigned the Hokies’ home course, the Pete Dye River Course at Virginia Tech.

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