Men's Golf Prepares For Windon Memorial
Oct. 6, 2003
Stanford, Calif. - The Stanford men's golf team travels to Glenview, Ill. for the Eighth Annual Windon Memorial Classic at the at North Shore Country Club, October 6-7.
The field for the 2003 Windon Memorial Classic includes Arizona, California, UC Davis, Illinois, Kent State, LSU, Michigan State, Minnesota, North Florida, defending champion Northwestern, Notre Dame, Oklahoma State, Purdue, Rice, SMU, Stanford and Toledo. Seven of the 17 schools -- Arizona, Minnesota, Illinois, Northwestern, Oklahoma State, California and SMU -- all were ranked in the final top 50 of the 2002-03 Golfweek/Sagarin index.
Last year Stanford finished third at the Windon, shooting a three-round total of 876 (291-291-294).
The Windon Memorial Classic is a 54-hole tournament, with 36 holes played on Monday (Oct. 6) and 18 holes on Tuesday (Oct. 7). A practice round will be played Sunday.
The North Shore course measures 7,031 yards and is a par-72 with a course rating of 74.4 and a slope of 134. North Shore hosted the 1983 U.S. Amateur Championships, the 1939 U.S. Amateur and the 1933 U.S. Open.