Men's Golf to Host 2004 Pacific-10 Conference Championships
April 22, 2004
TUCSON, Ariz. - The best of college golf will be on display April 26-28, as the University of Arizona will host the 2004 Pacific-10 Men's Golf Championships at The Gallery at Dove Mountain.
This 10-team tournament will be contested at The Gallery's North Course, a par 72, 7,412-yard layout. The 2004 Championships features six teams nationally ranked in the current Precept/Golf Coaches Association of America Top 25 and 13 individuals ranked in the current Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index, including three semifinalists for the 2004 Ben Hogan award.
Including host Arizona, ranked eighth nationally, the following teams are scheduled to compete (GCAA ranking): Arizona State (4), California (16), Oregon, Oregon State, Stanford, UCLA (3), USC (15), Washington (23), Washington State.
The 72-hole event features 36 holes on Monday and 18 on Tuesday and Wednesday. Twosomes will start from the holes one and 10 and begin play at 7 a.m. PDT on Monday and 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday. The low five scores from teams of six competitors will count towards the team totals each day.
Live tournament scoring throughout the event will be available at www.golfstat.com.
2004 Pacific-10 Conference Men's Golf Championships
Dates: April 26-28, 2004
Course: The Gallery at Dove Mountain North Course
Teams Scheduled to Participate (10): Arizona State, California, Oregon, Oregon State, Stanford, UCLA, USC, Washington, Washington State, and host Arizona
Format: 72 holes (36 Monday/18 Tuesday and Wednesday); The low five scores from teams of six will count towards the team total each day
Tee Times: Twosomes will tee off from Holes one and 10 beginning at 7 a.m. PDT on Monday and 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday
2003 Team Champion: UCLA (364-362-355-358=1439/-1)
2003 Individual Champion: John Merrick, UCLA (74-70-69-63=276/-12)