Match play begins today in the 79th annual Southern Oregon Golf Tournament at the Rogue Valley Country Club.

Match play begins today in the 79th annual Southern Oregon Golf Tournament at the Rogue Valley Country Club.

Nearly 400 men and women are taking part in the tournament, the largest single-site match-play event in the U.S. Qualifying rounds took place Tuesday and Wednesday.

Spectators can get in on the action at the country club, 2600 Hillcrest Road. Admission is free, and the golfing goes on all day.

The tournament continues daily through Monday.

Details: www.mailtribune.com/sogolftournament.