Stanford Captures UH-Hilo Invitational Crown
Feb. 8, 2008
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii - The tenth-ranked Stanford Cardinal earned their first tournament crown of the season, holding onto their lead from yesterday and taking the UH-Hilo Invitational today at Waikoloa Village Golf Course in Hawaii. The Cardinal finished 16-under-par and scored a total of 813 over three rounds, three strokes ahead of second place finishers No, 46 Arizona State and eighth-ranked USC.
Teammates Rob Grube and Sihwan Kim, ranked No. 65 and No. 20, respectively, each finished 11-under-par with a total of 199. They were second only to Arizona State's Jesper Kennegard, who took the individual victory by two strokes.
Georgia Tech was a distant fourth place, with 824 strokes overall, and Texas Tech rounded out the top five with 829 total strokes.
The Cardinal will return to action when they will head to southern California on March 3 to participate in the Ashworth Collegiate Invitational in Westlake Village, Calif.
Final Results - Stanford
Waikoloa Village Golf Course - Waikoloa, Hawaii
1 Stanford University 275 263 275 813