Men's Golf Travels South for Duck Invitational
March 21, 2009
Corvallis, Ore. -
The Oregon State men’s golf team travels down I-5 this week to compete at the Oregon Duck Invitational Feb. 23-24 at the Eugene Country Club in Eugene, Ore. The 54-hole event will be played over the two days with back-to-back 18-hole rounds on Monday.
The Event will take place at the Eugene CC. Par is 72 and the total distance of the course is 6,847 yards.
The 12-team field faces the Beavers with rival Oregon along with Illinois, Missouri, Montana, Portland, Portland State, UC Davis, UC Riverside, San Francisco State, Washington State, and
Last Year at the Duck Invitational
The Beavers finished in a two way tie for second with host Oregon last year. Both teams shot a three-round 884.
Last OSU Event
The Beavers last hit the links at the USC Intercollegiate Feb. 23-24 where they finished 12th shooting a 894
Livestats will be available during all three rounds of the event at Golfstat.com.
Morten Madsen made his first collegiate appearance at the USC Collegiate Invitational. After a long battle with the NCAA over eligibility, he was finally granted the ability to play for the Beavers. He is currently 152nd on the world amateur list according to GolfWeekRankings.com
Jesse Schutte transferred from Oklahoma during the winter and competed for the Beavers at the USC Collegiate Invitational.
Both Schutte and Madsen are in the lineup again for the Beavers.