Cardinal Men Travel To Alister MacKenzie Invitational
Oct. 10, 2005
Stanford, Calif. - The Stanford men's golf team hits the links again for the fourth annual Alister MacKenzie Invitational this Monday and Tuesday, Oct. 10-11, at The Meadow Club in Fairfax, Calif. The Alister MacKenzie Invitational is a 54-hole tournament, with 36 holes played on Monday and 18 holes on Tuesday. The Meadow Club course, founded in 1927, measures 6,606 yards and is a par-71.
Tee times start at 7:20 a.m. on Monday and 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday. A practice round will be held Sunday. Results of the Alister MacKenzie Invitational will be available on the California men's golf page on www.calbears.com.
The field for this year's event includes some of the nation's best collegiate golf teams. Joining Cal at this 16-team event will be Cal Poly, Fresno State, Hawaii, Kansas State, Michigan, Oregon, Oregon State, Penn State, Purdue, San Francisco, San Jose State, Stanford, UC Irvine, Washington State and Wichita State.
Stanford shot a 291 on the final day of competition last year to finish 10th overall with a three-round score of 884. Zack Miller shot a 72 in the final round to finish with a 217 (72-73-72) to tie for 19th individually. Rob Grube also carded a 72 to tie for 27th overall with a 219 (73-74-72). Kevin Blue tied for 39th after recording a 222 (77-72-73). Teddy Collins tied for 66 (80-75-74--229) while Pat Phillips tied for 74th (77-82-76--235).
The Meadow Club will be the site of the 2008 Pac-10 Men's Golf Championship, Apr. 27-30, 2008.