COLUMBUS, Ohio — Pairings for the first day of the annual Robert Kepler Intercollegiate are set and teams will begin their 36-hole Saturday with a 9:30 a.m. shotgun start. The start time has been pushed back in hour because of expected frost Friday night in the Columbus area. The Buckeyes’ annual tournament will be contested on the par 71, 7,451-yard Scarlet Course at The Ohio State University Golf Club, recently voted the best in college golf by a survey of college coaches.

Ohio State Starting Holes:
Bo Hoag – 1
Michael Cress – 1
Brad Smith – 2
Zack Sobel – 3
Matt Turner – 4
Brad Wright (Ind.) – 13
David Becher (Ind.) – 14
Dan Charen (Ind.) – 15
Patrick Simard (Ind.) – 16
Alex Redfield (Ind.) – 17
Jamie Sindelar (Ind.) – 18

Ohio State will be playing with Kent State and Northwestern throughout the day. Most Buckeye individuals will be paired with Wisconsin and Xavier. Compete pairings are available in the PDF above.

Admission to the Robert Kepler Intercollegiate is free. Second round action should begin at approximately 1 p.m. with the same pairings. The final round Sunday will start with tee times between 8:30-10 a.m. off of Nos. 1 and 10.

Live scoring for the tournament is available on

Complete preview for the Robert Kepler Intercollegiate