Prugh Tied For Fourth After Two Rounds at Oregon Duck Invite

March 26, 2007

EUGENE, Ore. - Washington men's golfer Alex Prugh is tied for fourth after the first two rounds of the Oregon Duck Invitational, carding a 36-hole score of even-par 144, Monday. As a team, the Huskies finished the day in seventh-place at 15-over 591.

Prugh came out with a strong start, shooting a four-under 68 in the opening round which tied him for second after the first 18 holes. The second round saw the Husky senior fall back a bit, shooting a 4-over 76. Prugh will enter tomorrow's final round three strokes behind leader Matt Ma of Oregon (3-under 141).

Competing against a field that includes every Pac-10 team, the Huskies sit 14 strokes behind leader USC which shot 1-over 577. Just three shots separate the top three teams with Oregon State (3-over 579) and Oregon (4-over 580) chasing the Trojans.

In addition to Prugh, two other Huskies finished the day among the top-25 competitors, with sophomore Chris Killmer tied for 17th (4-over 148) and freshman Nick Taylor tied for 23rd (5-over 149).

Also competing for Washington, sophomore John Wise is tied for 38th at 7-over 151, sophomore Kellen Eakin is tied for 49th at 9-over 153 and senior Erik Olson is tied for 52nd at 10-over 154.

The Oregon Duck Invite wraps up Tuesday in Eugene.

Oregon Duck Invitational
March 26-27, 2007
Eugene Country Club.
Par-72, 7,033 yards

Team Results (Through Two Rounds)1. USC			282-295-577, +12. Oregon State		287-292-579, +33. Oregon		287-293-580, +44. UCLA			291-296-587, +115. Arizona		290-300-590, +145. Arizona State	294-296-590, +147. Washington		292-299-591, +158. California		291-301-592, +169. San Diego State	298-297-595, +1910. Stanford		300-297-597, +2111. Washington State	303-295-598, +2212. Pacific		322-307-629, +53

Top Individuals1. Matt Ma, Oregon 69-72-141, -32. Kevin Chappell, UCLA 72-70-142, -22. Jamie Lovemark, USC 67-75-142, -24. Michael Jensen, Cal 71-73-144, E4. Alex Prugh, Washington 68-76-144, E4. Knut Borsheim, Arizona St. 70-74-144, E7. Rory Hie, USC 72-73-145, +17. Niklas Lemke, Arizona St. 70-75-145, +17. James Allenby, Oregon St. 71-74-145, +1

Washington ResultsT4. Alex Prugh 68-76-144, ET17. Chris Killmer 75-73-148, +4T23. Nick Taylor 75-74-149, +5T38. John Wise 75-76-151, +7T49. Kellen Eakin 75-78-153, +9T52. Erik Olson 74-80-154, +10

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