Men's Golf to Host Princeton Invitational Saturday, Sunday
This year's is the 28th annual edition of Princeton's home tournament, which began in 1987. It has been played every year except 2003, when the scheduled event was rained out. Princeton has won three titles in its home invitational, including the first one in 1987 and again in 2000 and 2004.
Brown, Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth, Georgetown, Harvard, Navy, Penn, Princeton, Rider, Rutgers, Saint Joseph's, Seton Hall, Temple and Yale make up the 15-team field. The par-71 course measures 6,390 yards.
Yale has won the last four Princeton Invitational team titles, last year beating Temple by two shots. Temple's Brandon Matthews and Matt Teesdale were co-champions last year at 4-under, and both will be back this season.
The tournament is Princeton's second-to-last before the Ivy League Championship is contested April 25-27 in at Baltusrol in Springfield, N.J. Princeton will head to the Wolfpack Spring Open in Raleigh, N.C. April 19 and 20.
Tee times will begin at 7:45 a.m. Saturday and 8:00 a.m. Sunday with 36 holes to be played Saturday and 18 Sunday. Tee times for the weekend will be added later this week.