Huskies, Taylor Win UBC Thunderbird Invitational
Oct. 7, 2006
Point Roberts, Wash. - The University of Washington won the UBC Thunderbird Invitational, held at the Point Roberts Golf Club in Point Roberts, Wash. Freshman Nick Taylor took home medalist honors, shooting a 76 during round three for a total score of 218. The Huskies defeated runner-up UBC by 11 strokes.
Fellow newcomer Darren Wallace finished in second place, notching a 75 in round three for a 223. Sophomore Kellen Eakin carded a 231, good for sixth place, while freshman Chris Evans finished in a tie for eighth with a 233.
Taylor set a Point Roberts course record during the second round, carding a 68 en route to the tournament title.
The Huskies have some time off before heading to Bandon, Ore. for the Pac-10/Big-10 Challenge on Oct. 23-24, 2006.
UBC Thunderbird Invitational
Host: University of British Columbia
Point Roberts Golf Club, Point Roberts, Washington
Final Team Results
1. Washington 304-292-309-9052. UBC 314-304-298-9163. Wayland Baptist 321-311-307-9394. Manitoba 323-323-318-9645. Victoria 322-321-324-9676. Alberta 322-339-326-9877. Calgary 348-325-320-993
Final Individual Results
1. Nick Taylor, Washington 74-68-76-2182. Darren Wallace, Washington 77-71-75-2233t. Andrew Robb, UBC 77-76-75-2283t. Jeff Dagg, Wayland Baptist 79-76-73-2285. David Stewart, UBC 82-77-71-2306. Kellen Eakin, Washington 77-75-79-2317. Terry Reilly, Manitoba 76-80-76-2328t. Brett Webster, UBC 74-76-83-2338t. Chris Evans, Washington 76-78-79-23310. James Roxburgh, UBC 81-75-78-23411t. Steven Lane, Victoria 79-79-79-23711t. Cameron Pappel, Victoria 77-81-79-23713. JJ Brumley, Wayland Baptist 84-78-76-23814t. David Sherman, UBC 74-78-87-23914t. Brent Kirstein, Watland Baptist 82-80-77-23916t. Mikel Martinson, Wayland Baptist 78-80-82-24016t. Tyler DeHay, Wayland Baptist 82-77-81-24016t. Sean Hurley, Wayland Baptist 85-81-74-24019t. Scott Borsa, Manitoba 79-80-82-24119t. Jesse Skelton, UBC 77-90-74-241
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