Olson Finishes Eighth at All-America Classic

Nov. 23, 2004

El Paso, TX - Washington sophomore golfer Erik Olson posted 70 in both the second and third rounds to place eighth overall at the 30th Annual Western Refining All-America Classic in El Paso. Olson also started the tournament with a 1-under 70.

Olson's 3-under 210 was six strokes behind Georgia Tech's Nicholas Thompson and Texas Matthew Rosenfeld, who tied for first at 9-under 204. Thompson tapped in for par on the first playoff hole to edge Rosenfeld for medalist honors. Thomson fired a 67-65-72-204, while Rosenfeld carded a 69-67-68-204.

Husky sophomore Alex Prugh was 29th overall at 13-over 226. He had rounds of 77, 72 and 77.