Women’s Golf

The University of Miami women’s golf team returns to action this weekend, October 8-10, at the Pat Bradley Championship at the Doral Golf Resort and Spa in Miami, Fla.

The 16-team event will be played on the storied Blue Monster, which is a 6,072 yards, par-72 course. Doral and the Blue Monster plays host to the PGA’s Ford Championship in March.

Competition is scheduled to begin Friday at 7:30 a.m., Saturday at 1:00 p.m. and Sunday at 7:45 a.m. Admission is free.

Teams participating in the event include Ball State, Bethune-Cookman, UCF, Daytona Beach Community College, Eastern Kentucky, Eastern Michigan, Florida Atlantic, Florida International (host), Georgetown, Lynn, Memphis, Miami, Middle Tennessee State, Princeton, Stetson and St. John’s.

Miami enters the tournament fresh off its second-place finish at the UK Wildcat Fall Invitational last weekend. The Hurricanes were led by senior Tina Miller, who finished in a tie for seventh with a score of 228 (78-73-77). UM sophomore Josie Shinn also played well finishing 10th with a score of 229 (76-75-78).

Women’s Soccer

Head Coach Tricia Taliaferro and the Hurricane women’s soccer coaching staff will hold a free coaching clinic on the University of Miami campus from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, October 16.

The clinic will provide instruction and tips on model training sessions, systems of play, speed and condition sessions, effecting scouting and game preparation as well as information on recruiting and NCAA rules and regulations.

Participants will also take part in a questions and answers segment with Coach Taliaferro on a variety of topics.

For more information and to pre-register please contact Assistant Coach Jeff Freeman at or call 305-284-4179.