Courtesy of Hamilton golf coach Steve Kanner, as the Huskies are hosting one of the elite annual high school tournaments in the country this weekend:
The 2013 Antigua National High School Golf Invitational is scheduled for Friday and Saturday (Sept 6-7) at McCormick Ranch GC in Scottsdale. Our website has some updated information including some new lodging information and a schedule of events. The Public is welcome to the free event.
The field for this years tournament looks to be as competitive as ever with many teams returning to Arizona for the third and fourth times, and we are pleased to welcome some new teams. All of the 42 teams participating have a strong record of achievement in their respective states and regions.
In total, teams in this year's field have accumulated over 75 state championships. The boys event will take place on the Palm Course this year and the girls will play on the Pine Course.
Both the 2012 boys and girls champs, Punahoa (Hawaii), will not be defending their titles this year.
-Regis Jesuit (Colorado): 3 consecutive Colorado 5A State Champions
-Maple Mountain (Utah): 2012 Utah 4A State Champs
-Mountain View: 2012 Arizona Div. I State Champs
-Phoenix Thunderbird: 2012 Arizona Div. II State Champs
-Park City (Utah): 5 consecutive Utah 3A State Champions
-Andrews (Texas): 2012 Texas 3A State Champs
-Red Mountain: 2010 Arizona Div. I State Champs
-Brophy: 2011 Arizona Div. I State Champs
-Tucson Canyon Del Oro: 2010-2011 Arizona Div. II State Champs
-Trinity Christian Academy (Texas): 2012 Texas Private School State Champs
-Hamilton: 5-time Arizona State Champs
Also two teams from Canada (Edge School and Robert Bateman) will participating.
-Xavier: 2012 Arizona Div. I state champs
-Lexington (South Carolina): 2012 South Carolina 4A State Champs
-Diamond Bar (California): 2012 California State Runner-up
-Faith Lutheran (Las Vegas): 2012 Nevada 4A State Champs
-Tucson Salpointe Catholic: 2012 Arizona Div. II State Champs
-Hamilton: 2011 Arizona Div. I State Champs