Stanford Men Travel South To CordeValle Collegiate
Oct. 29, 2005
Stanford, Calif. - The Stanford men's golf team prepares for the CordeValle Collegiate Oct. 31-November 1 at CordeValle Country Club in San Martin, Calif.
The format for the CordeValle Collegiate calls for 36 holes of stroke play on Mon., Oct. 31 and 18 holes on Tues., Nov. 1. The tournament can be viewed live on GolfStat.com. CordeValle measures 7,169 yards and carries a par of 72.
The field is comprised of No. 5 UCLA, No. 43 Arizona, Arkansas, No. 25 Augusta State, California, No. 16 Northwestern, No. 22 Notre Dame, No. 17 Pepperdine, Stanford, No. 29 Texas, Central Florida, North Carolina, No. 50 USC, Virginia and No. 11 Washington.
The event features 15 teams, including five from the Pacific-10 Conference, and six teams representing half a dozen other major conferences. Nine of the teams are ranked in the Top 50 in the latest GolfWeek poll. Twelve players, including defending NCAA individual champion James Lepp of Washington, also are ranked in the Top 50.
The Cardinal are coming off of a 17th place finish last week at the Isleworth-UCF Invitational in Windemere, Florida. The squad was led by sophomore Rob Grube who tied for 32nd overall after carding a three-round score of 226 (72-74-80).