Alejandro Canizares Wins Men's Golf Tournament In Tucson
Feb. 1, 2005
Arizona State men's golfer Alejandro Canizares won the ArizonaPING-Intercollegiate on Tuesday with an 11-under 202 (65-66-71) atArizona National in Tucson.
Canizares, the 2003 NCAA Champion, picked up where he left off inOctober as he won the final fall event on Oct. 25-26, picking upmedalist honors at the Bandon Dunes Invitational. It marked the fifthcollegiate title in his three-year career. His stroke average thisyear is now 71.64 through five tournaments.
ASU finished fifth with a 2-over 854 (285-288-281), as New Mexico wonthe event with a 12-under 840 (289-280-271). Sun Devil Phil Telliard,playing as an individual, tied for 19th with a 2-over 215 (71-71-73).
Top 5 Team Scores1. New Mexico, 289-280-271=840, -122. BYU, 280-282-280, 842, -103. Tulsa, 287-275-289=851, -14. Arizona, 284-276-292=852, E5. ASU, 285-288-281=854, +2
Sun Devil Scores1. Alejandro Canizares, 65-66-71=202, -11T19. Phil Telliard (Ind.), 71-71-73=215, +2T35. Pat Moore, 72-73-71=216, +3T46. Jesse Mueller, 76-77-68=221, +8T46. Charly Simon, 73-72-76=221, +860. Niklas Lemke, 75-80-71=226, +13T81. Kendall Critchfield (Ind.), 84-76-78=238, +25
Alejandro Canizares Collegiate Titles (5)2005 Arizona PING-Intercollegiate (Tucson, Ariz.)2004 Bandon Dunes Invitational (Bandon Dunes, Ore.)2004 ASU Thunderbird Invitational (Tempe, Ariz.)2003 NCAA Championship (Stillwater, Okla.)2003 National Invitational (Tucson, Ariz.)