Quail Valley Intercollegiate
Quail Valley Golf Club (Par 72 • 7,350 yards)
Vero Beach, Fla.
Monday, Oct. 23 & Tuesday, Oct. 24
Live Results: Golfstat.com
Dolphin Deployment: Raul Pereda, Eduardo Carrete, Elliott Fullalove, Sam Uhland, Michael Sakane
• Jacksonville has had a terrific fall so far, winning the Bridgestone Invite for the second time in two years and coming in second at the Tar Heel Intercollegiate behind host North Carolina. The second-place finish was a five-spot improvement on the team's 2016 finish. Pereda had the best Dolphin individual finish, coming in fifth individually with a career-tying, three-round total of 205
• In 2016 Jacksonville was second through the first two rounds of the Quail Valley Intercollegiate, but ended up fourth in the final standings. Fullalove had the best finish of his career, totaling 210 to come in fourth.
The Field (by Order of GolfStat Ranking)
• #37 Louisville, #42 Notre Dame, #51 Middle Tennessee, #56 Michigan State, #60 Mississippi State, #61 Jacksonville, #62 South Florida, #81 Maryland, #98 Cincinnati, #113 McNeese State, #128 Louisiana-Monroe, #135 Memphis, #173 Nebraska, #176 Louisiana Tech, #193 Southern Mississippi
Coach Blackburn's Thoughts
"The Quail Valley Intercollegiate is one of our favorite events on the schedule," said Blackburn. "The golf course is great, there will be a competitive field, and the staff always makes us feel welcome."