The Duke women's golf team has been placed in NCAA tournament's east regional, a three-day event that begins today and concludes Saturday.

The golfers will play 18 holes each day at the par 72 Penn State Blue Course in State College, Pa.

This regional is a qualifying event for the NCAA Championships, which take place from May 22-25 at Vanderbilt Legends Club in Franklin, Tenn. The top eight teams and the top two individuals not a part of those eight teams advance from the regionals.

Duke teed off at 8:36 this morning and will tee off at 12:56 p.m. tomorrow. Saturday's tee times will be determined by scores in the previous two rounds.