Husky Men's Golfers at U.S. Intercollegiate
April 20, 2001
Seattle - The Washington men's golf team travels to the U.S. Intercollegiate, Saturday, April 21 through Sunday, April 22 at the Stanford Golf Course (par 71, 6,786 yards) in Stanford, California. The 18-team field will play 36 holes on Saturday with an 8 a.m. shotgun start. Sunday will also be an 8 a.m. shotgun start with the team's playing 18 holes.
The field is as follows: host-Stanford, California, Oregon State, Washington, UCLA, Arizona State, Arizona, USC, Washington State, Oregon, UC Irvine, Long Beach State, Portland, San Francisco, Santa Clara, San Diego, Pacific and San Jose State.
The tournament features eight teams ranked in the top 50 nationally including No. 4 Arizona State and No. 6 USC. Last year California took top honors at the U.S. Collegiate shooting an 855 for the tourney. Individually, Golden Bear Han Lee shot a 207 to lead the field. The Huskies did not participate in the tournament last season as a team, but senior
The Huskies are coming off a 15th-place finish at the ASU Thunderbird/Savane Invitational. Washington freshman Brock Mackenzie placed sixth at the tournament thanks to back-to-back rounds of 68 on his final 36 holes.
This week's tournament figures as a tune-up for the 2001 Pac-10 Championships that will also be played at the Stanford Golf Course April 27-29.