UW Men's Golf Ranked No. 2 In Pre-Season Coaches' Poll
Sept. 3, 2009
NEW YORK -- The Washington men's golf team is ranked second in Golf World's preseason College Coaches' Poll, while Nick Taylor is No. 2 on their list of the Top 50 Male Players to Watch list.
The Huskies received nine first place votes and 601 points overall in the poll. Oklahoma State gathered 12 first place votes and 619 points all together to claim the No. 1 ranking.
Taylor, who was recently named the World's No. 1 amateur for 2009, is the magazine's No. 2 player on the list of the Top 50 Male Player to Watch. Oklahoma State's Morgan Anderson is the No. 1 ranked player.
The entire article, which is part of Golf World's annual College Preview issue, will be featured in the September 7 issue of the magazine and can be viewed online at www.golfworld.com.
The Husky women's team received did not crack the top 25 of the women's poll, but did receive 11 points in the voting system.