Cardinal Men Finish 12th At ASU Thunderbird Invitational

April 9, 2005

Tempe, Ariz. - The Stanford men's golf team shot a 302 in the final round of the ASU Thunderbird Invitational at the par 71 Karsten Golf Course in Tempe, Arizona this afternoon. Their two-day total of 892 put them 12th in the final standings of the tournament. UNLV took top team honors with a seven-over par 859, followed by Pepperdine (861). Rounding out the top five were ASU (869), Arizona (871) and UCLA (873).

Strong winds resulted in high scores throughout the weekend, as UNLV'stotal was the highest by a Thunderbird champion since UCLA won thetournament with a 13-over 867 in 1998. Only two players in 79-man fieldbroke par. The Rebels shot a tournament-best 10-under 274 in the openinground, but no team shot better than 284 the rest of the tournament.

Senior Kevin Blue led the Cardinal, tying for 18th individually after shooting a 217 (70-76-71) for the tournament. Freshman Rob Grube tied for 32nd with a 221 (70-73-78) while sophomore Zack Miller tied for 51st (76-76-74--226). Teammate Matthew Savage tied for 69th with a 229 (76-74-79) and Kyle Gentry took 75th (77-75-81--233). Teddy Collins, competing as an individual, tied for 69th as well (75-78-76--229).

Arizona's Kipp Riehle was the tournament medalist, shooting a seven-under par 206 for the win. Teammate Nathan Lashley was second with a one-under par 212. Three players tied for third with an even-par 213- Arizona's Henry Liaw, Kansas State's Matt VanCleave, and Oregon's Gregg LaVoie.

FINAL RESULTS           ASU Thunderbird Invitational                          Karsten Course           Tempe, AZ                          Dates: 04/08 - 04/09     (Today:04-09-2005)                                    Par:        71                                    Yardage:  7025

Fin. School Scores 1 UNLV 274 289 296 859 +7 2 Pepperdine Univ. 285 284 292 861 +9 3 Arizona State U. 286 287 296 869 +17 4 Arizona, U. of 282 292 297 871 +19 5 UCLA 290 289 294 873 +21 6 Brigham Young Univ. 282 293 299 874 +22 7 Oregon, U. of 295 286 295 876 +24 Colorado State Univ. 285 289 302 876 +24 9 Texas Tech Univ. 288 289 301 878 +26 10 Arizona State Maroon 293 303 291 887 +35 11 Penn State U. 297 287 306 890 +38 12 Stanford University 292 298 302 892 +40 13 Kansas State Univ. 300 295 302 897 +45 14 Hawaii, Univ. of 301 295 305 901 +49 15 California, U. of 297 296 309 902 +50

FINAL RESULTS ASU Thunderbird Invitational * Individual Karsten Course Tempe, AZ Dates: 04/08 - 04/09 (Today:04-09-2005) Par: 71 Yardage: 7025

Fin. Name School Scores 1 *Kipp Riehle Arizona 69 69 68 206 -7

2 Nathan Lashley Arizona 68 70 74 212 -1

3 Henry Liaw Arizona 68 73 72 213 E Matt VanCleave Kansas St. 71 70 72 213 E Gregg LaVoie Oregon 72 68 73 213 E

6 Michael Putnam Pepperdine 67 75 72 214 +1 Travis Whisman UNLV 67 73 74 214 +1 John Hayes Col. St. 69 73 72 214 +1 Brian O'Flaherty Pepperdine 71 68 75 214 +1 Pat Moore Arizona St 68 74 72 214 +1

11 Matt Ma Oregon 75 71 69 215 +2 Oscar Alvarez BYU 68 75 72 215 +2 Andres Gonzales UNLV 68 73 74 215 +2 Ryan Keeney UNLV 72 70 73 215 +2

15 Daniel Im UCLA 73 69 74 216 +3 Charly Simon ASU-Maroon 70 75 71 216 +3 Jesse Barnsley Pepperdine 75 69 72 216 +3

18 Greg Machtaler BYU 71 71 75 217 +4 Oscar Floren Texas Tech 70 71 76 217 +4 Kevin Blue Stanford 70 76 71 217 +4 Niklas Lemke Arizona St 72 69 76 217 +4 Jared Texter UNLV 69 73 75 217 +4

23 Kevin Chappell UCLA 71 70 77 218 +5 Lenny Park ASU-Maroon 75 71 72 218 +5 Michael Baird Pepperdine 73 72 73 218 +5

26 Nick Belker BYU 71 72 76 219 +6

27 Alejandro Canizares Arizona St 73 75 72 220 +7 Jesse Mueller Arizona St 75 69 76 220 +7 Andrew Dresser Texas Tech 72 71 77 220 +7 Peter Campbell UCLA 73 73 74 220 +7 Nate Pettitt Col. St. 74 73 73 220 +7

32 Rob Grube Stanford 70 73 78 221 +8 Tyler Symons Texas Tech 75 71 75 221 +8

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FINAL RESULTS ASU Thunderbird Invitational * Individual Karsten Course Tempe, AZ Dates: 04/08 - 04/09 (Today:04-09-2005) Par: 71 Yardage: 7025

Fin. Name School Scores 34 Mark Leon Penn State 79 70 73 222 +9 Derrick Whiting Col. St. 77 68 77 222 +9 J.C. Deacon UNLV 70 74 78 222 +9

37 Jarett Hamamoto Hawaii 74 74 75 223 +10 Nicolas Allain Texas Tech 72 77 74 223 +10 Jake Ellison BYU 72 75 76 223 +10 Justin St. Clair Oregon 73 73 77 223 +10

41 Kevin McAlpine Col. St. 69 75 80 224 +11 Chris Heintz UCLA 73 77 74 224 +11 Ted Neville Penn State 72 71 81 224 +11 Marco Poccia Penn State 72 72 80 224 +11 Robert Rohanna Penn State 74 74 76 224 +11 *Trey Denton Arizona 71 76 77 224 +11

47 Michael Jensen California 77 74 74 225 +12 Alex Coe Pepperdine 74 76 75 225 +12 Josh Esler Arizona 73 74 78 225 +12 Nick Juszczak Arizona 73 75 77 225 +12

51 Kendall Critchfield ASU-Maroon 73 75 78 226 +13 Travis Esway Arizona 76 76 74 226 +13 Zack Miller Stanford 76 76 74 226 +13 Ron Harvey, Jr. BYU 73 76 77 226 +13 Jeff Vetterick California 74 72 80 226 +13 Derek Smith Texas Tech 74 76 76 226 +13 Kyle Dowden California 72 75 79 226 +13 *Nathan Tyler Arizona 71 73 82 226 +13

59 Fredrik Andersson ASU-Maroon 75 82 70 227 +14 Chris Dukemimier Oregon 77 74 76 227 +14 Ryan Perez Hawaii 72 74 81 227 +14 *Todd Miller BYU 78 75 74 227 +14

63 Ben Kern Kansas St. 76 75 77 228 +15 Jay Snyder Oregon 75 74 79 228 +15 Jeff Hood California 76 75 77 228 +15 Nick Schumacher Kansas St. 77 75 76 228 +15 Joakim Renstrom UCLA 79 77 72 228 +15 Phillip Telliard Arizona St 73 76 79 228 +15

69 Matthew Savage Stanford 76 74 79 229 +16 Kellen-Floyd Asao Hawaii 79 75 75 229 +16

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FINAL RESULTS ASU Thunderbird Invitational * Individual Karsten Course Tempe, AZ Dates: 04/08 - 04/09 (Today:04-09-2005) Par: 71 Yardage: 7025

Fin. Name School Scores 69 Frederick Svanberg California 75 75 79 229 +16 *Teddy Collins Stanford 75 78 76 229 +16

73 Aaron Weston Col. St. 73 76 82 231 +18 Travis Toyama Hawaii 76 72 83 231 +18

75 Kyle Gentry Stanford 77 75 81 233 +20

76 Pierre-Henri Soero Hawaii 84 76 74 234 +21 Tyler Cummins Kansas St. 82 75 77 234 +21

78 Clay Hodge Kansas St. 76 83 78 237 +24

79 Greg Pieczynski Penn State 83 79 77 239 +26

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