Cougars Tee it Up at Pacific-10 Conference Championships
April 23, 2010
What's Happening This Week: The Washington State University men's golf team will travel to Tempe, Ariz., to compete in the Pacific-10 Conference Championships...the three-day, 72-hole tournament will be held at the par-71, 7,057-yard Karsten Golf Course...teams will play 36 holes Monday and 18 holes on both Tuesday and Wednesday...tee times will being at 8:30 a.m. during the first two days, and 8 a.m. for the championship round...live scoring will be posted at www.golfstat.com...live streaming video is available at www.pac-10.org.
The Field: The 10-team field will pair the Cougars with No. 1 Stanford, No.2 Oregon, No. 4 UCLA, No. 6 Washington, No. 10 Southern California, No. 13 Arizona State, No. 23 Oregon State as well as No. 35 California, and No. 44 Arizona.
Traveling For The Cougars: This week's Cougar contingent will consist of seniors Austin Hurt, Nick Grigsby and Kevin Tucker, junior Nick Ellis, sophomore Trent Sanders and freshman Hank Frame...five scores will count on each day.
Last Time Out: The Cougars are coming off a 13th-place finish at the U.S. Intercollegiate in Stanford, Calif...after multiple rain delays Tucker was able to finish in a tie for 16th, carding a three-round total of 210 (E).
Last Year at the Pac-10 Championships: The men's team finished 10th at this event last year...Sanders lead the team, finishing in a tie for 31st at eight-over-par (296).