Alister Mackenzie Invitational Up Next For Men's Golf
Oct. 4, 2007
SEATTLE - The Washington men's golf team continues its fall season at the sixth annual Alister MacKenzie Invitational hosted by California at the par-71, 6,686-yard Meadow Club in Fairfax, Calif., Monday, Oct. 8, through Tuesday, Oct. 9.
The 54-hole tournament will feature 36 holes to be played on Monday beginning at 7:20 a.m. PT, followed by the final 18 holes on Tuesday starting at 8 a.m. PT. Live scoring for the event will be available at Golfstat.com.
The Huskies are coming off a runner-up finish at their own Husky Invitational this past week. The UW lineup for the Alister MacKenzie Invitational will include senior Zach Bixler, junior John Wise, sophomore Darren Wallace, sophomore Nick Taylor and freshman Tze Huang Choo. Bixler was UW's top finisher in their fall debut, finishing runner-up at the Husky Invite.
Joining Washington in the 16-team field will be Arizona State, Cal Poly, California, UC Davis, UC Irvine, Fresno State, Louisville, Oregon, Oregon State, St. Mary's, San Diego State, San Francisco, San Jose State, Santa Clara and Washington State.
The Meadow Club will also serve as the site of the 2008 Pac-10 Men's Golf Championship which California will host. The Golden Bears have won the Alister MacKenzie Invitational the last two years and three times overall. Cal's Michael Wilson was the medalist in 2006.
Following this event, the Huskies will co-host the Big Ten/Pac-10 Challenge with Northwestern, Sunday, Oct. 21 through Monday, Oct. 22 at Chambers Bay Golf Club in University Place, Wash.