Husky Men's Golfers in Seventh at Fall Preview
Oct. 7, 2002
Stillwater, OK - The Washington men's golf team is tied for seventh after the first two rounds of play at the Ping/Golfweek Preview at the Karsten Creek Golf Club. The Huskies shot 304 during their first round and followed that up with a 296 during the afternoon session for a 36-hole total of 600. Washington stands nine strokes behind August State, which leads the 15-team field at 591. Clemson is second at 592.
Washington was led by senior Conner Robbins, who turned in back-to-back rounds of 1-over 73 to tie for ninth at 146. Augusta State's Emmett Turner and Scott Jamieson share the lead at 1-under 143. Auburn's Jay Mundy is third at even par 144.
The opening round of play proved to be tough on the field. No team shot better than 11-over, led by Clemson at 299. The afternoon round was a different story as 11 teams carded rounds of 8-over or better.
Washington's John Robertson is tied for 18th at 5-over 149 while Husky All-American Brock Mackenzie is 41st at 10-over 154 after opening play with an 81. Derek Berg also shot 154 for Washington. Dan Potter rounded out the Huskies' scoring at 162.
The final round of the tournament will be held Tuesday.
1. August State 591 2. Clemson 592 3. Arizona 595 4. Auburn 596 4. Oklahoma State 596 4. Texas 596 7. Wake Forest 600 7. Washington 600 9. Florida 60110. Minnesota 60311. TCU 60712. Georgia Tech 61413. USC 61514. Purdue 61815. N.C. State 620
1. Emmett Turner, Augusta State 1432. Scott Jamieson, Augusta State 1433. Jay Mundy, Auburn 1444. Hunter Mahan, Oklahoma State 1454. James Vargas, Florida 1454. Jason Hartwick, Texas 1454. Justin Walters, N.C. State 1454. Simon Nash, Minnesota 1459. Conner Robbins, Washington 1469. Cortland Lowe, Wake Forest 1469. Matthew Rosenfeld, Texas 1469. Ricky Barnes, Arizona 146
9. Conner Robbins 73-73-14618. John Robertson 73-76-14941. Brock Mackenzie 81-73-15441. Derek Berg 77-77-15469. Dan Potter 88-74-162