Scranton, PA – Region XIX has announced the schedule of Golf Tournaments sponsored by its member's schools. The season will commence on Monday, March 27th, when Rowan College at Burlington County hosts its invitational at the Deerwood County Club, Westhampton, New Jersey, and conclude on May 9th with the final round of the Region XIX Division III Tournament.
The dates on this master schedule which will directly affect Lackawanna are the dates on which the Eastern Pennsylvania Athletic Conference schools sponsor their invitational and the Region Qualifier tournament, which is the traditional date when the Region's non New Jersey institutions play for The Pennsylvania-Delaware Cup. The Region Qualifier Tournament will be played Wednesday, May 3rd, at High Bridge Hills Golf Club in High Bridge, New Jersey.
The spring EPAC tournaments will be hosted by Lehigh Carbon Community College on April 7th, Bucks County Community College on April 10th, and Northampton Community College on April 18th.
As the sole NJCAA DII team in Region XIX, Lackawanna will now play the Division II Region XX and Region III champions for the right to represent District "H" in the National Championship being held at the Longbow Golf Course in Mesa, Arizona on May 23-26, 2017. The District "H" Tournament will be played on May 5th and 6th, 2017 at a site to be determined.