Husky Golfers Finish 6th at Waikoloa Intercollegiate
Feb. 15, 2002
Waikoloa - The Washington men's golf team finished sixth at the 20-team Taylor Made Waikoloa Intercollegiate. The 14th-ranked Huskies turned in a score of 877, including a final round of 297, to finish 17 strokes behind tournament champions Georgia Tech. The top-ranked Yellow Jackets shot 294 during the final 18 holes to finish eight strokes ahead of second-place Oklahoma (868).
The Huskies were led by junior Conner Robbins (Bremerton), who shot 1-over 73 on Friday to finish the tournament tied fourth at 2-under 214. Robbins' finish was his best ever at a collegiate tournament. Brock Mackenzie shot 75 to place ninth overall at 217.
Georgia Tech's Troy Matteson won medalist honors with a 6-under score of 210, one shot better than Fresno State's Nick Watney.
The Huskies next tournament is March 4-5 at the Southwester Intercollegiate at Westlake, Calif.