NEW YORK - The Columbia men's golf team will travel to Lemont, Ill. this weekend to compete at the John Dallio Memorial hosted by DePaul.
The Ruffled Feathers Golf Club will serve as the host course for the two-day tournament that begins Saturday, Oct. 6. The par-72, 6,898-yard course has been the host of the John Dallio Memorial, formerly the DePaul Invitational, since 2002.
This year's field features: Chicago State, Columbia, DePaul, Eastern Illinois, Evansville, Green Bay, IUPUI, Loyola-Chicago, Marquette, Northern Illinois, Northern Iowa, Oakland, SIUE, Valparaiso and Western Illinois.
Southern Illinois has two John Dallio titles to its name, winning the championship in 2004 and 2008. Florida Gulf Coast won the title in 2011, while IUPUI and DePaul won it in 2010 and 2009, respectively.
Golfstat.com will provide live stats of the tournament beginning Saturday morning.