Cal Takes 9th at John Burns Invitational

Feb. 21, 2003

The California men's golf team fired a final round of 289 at the John Burns Invitational Friday afternoon to post a three round total of 863 (-1), claiming ninth place in the 19-team tournament. The Golden Bears were led by junior Peter Tomasulo, who tied for fourth place with a 6-under-par 210 (68-71-71), just two strokes away from first place.

Arizona won the tournament, with a dominating 21-under 843. Lars Johansson of San Diego State took individual medalist honors, firing rounds of 74-66-68 (208, -8).

Cal's Jeff Hood shot an even 216 (71-71-74) to tie for 26th place, while Eric West carded a one-over-par 217 (71-74-72) to tie for 34th. Jesse Ruda collected his best round today, firing an even par 72, finishing 5-over-par to land tied for 53rd (76-73-72=221). Rounding out the squad for the Bears is Michael Wilson, placing tied for 74th with a 10-over-par 226 (79-73-74=226).

Next, the Bears compete in the Southwestern Intercollegiate hosted by San Jose State, April 7-8.

John Burns InvitationalLeleihua Golf Course, Par-72, 6-917 yardsTeams Standings After Two Rounds:

1. Arizona 280 283 280 8432. San Diego State 284 282 284 850 New Mexico 281 286 283 8504. UNLV 288 279 284 8515. SMU 281 285 287 8536. Auburn University 287 287 283 8577. Denver 287 290 283 8608. Brigham Young 289 286 286 8619. California 286 288 289 86310. Utah 297 286 291 86411. Hawaii 296 284 288 86812. UCSB 293 290 295 87813. Nagoya 293 295 295 882 Hawaii-Hilo 296 299 287 88215. Texas El Paso 292 294 299 88516. USF 297 298 295 89017. San Jose 299 301 295 89518. Pacific 296 310 297 90319. UH-White 308 312 311 931

Cal Individual Standings After Two Rounds:T4. Peter Tomasulo 68 71 71 210T26. Jeff Hood 71 71 74 216T34. Eric West 71 74 72 217T53. Jesse Ruda 76 73 72 221T74. Michael Wilson 79 73 74 226

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