Mackenzie Named Semifinalists for Hogan Award
April 14, 2004
Seattle - Bank of America in association with The Friends of Golf (FOG), Colonial Country Club and the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA), has announced Washignton senior Brock Mackenzie is one of the 10 semifinalist for the 2004 The Ben Hogan Award. The Hogan is presented annually to the top men,s NCAA Division I, II or III or NAIA golfer, taking into account all collegiate and amateur competitions during the last 12 months.
Mackenzie currently leads Washington with a 70.07 stroke average and is ranked eighth in the nation by Golfweek. He has won one tournament this season and finished in the top 10 in six of nine events. He has shot par or better in 21 of 27 rounds.
The other semifinalist include Florida's Matt Every and Camilo Villegas, Bill Haas from Wake Forest, Clemson's Matt Hendrix, Ryan Moore of UNLV, Arizona's Chris Nallen, Chris Stroud of Lamar, Peter Tomasulo of California and Oklahoma State's Casey Wittenberg. Haas and Moore were finalist for the award last year while Nallen was named to the semifinalist list.
The Hogan Award selection committee will name five finalists on April 27. The winner of The Hogan Award will be announced on May 6 and the presentation banquet will be held at Colonial Country Club on May 17, the Monday prior to the Bank of America Colonial.