Bruins Tie for Sixth in Las Vegas

March 14, 2004

The third-ranked UCLA men's golf team tied for sixth place at the Southern Highlands Collegiate Championship, hosted by the Las Vegas Founders.

The Bruins posted a 54-hole team score of 871 and tied for sixth place with Georgia Tech. Arizona State won the tournament, besting top-ranked Florida by two shots. The Sun Devils finished at 16-under par 848 and the Gators posted a score of 850. Clemson was third at 859, followed by Georgia at 863 and Washington at 870.

Individually, the Bruins' Travis Johnson tied for sixth place at five-under par 211 after carding a final round score of 73. Senior John Merrick tied for 22nd at 217, one-over par, and teammate Steve Conway tied for 32nd at six-over 222. Junior John Poucher tied for 40th at 223, seven-over par, and freshman Peter Campbell tied for 57th at 11-over 227.

Florida's Camilo Villegas won medalist honors by one shot over top-ranked Bill Haas of Wake Forest. Villegas fired a final round 69 and Haas posted a 71.

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EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Monday, Apr 11
vs. Western ...
Santa Cruz, CA
Story
Tuesday, Apr 12
vs. Western ...
Santa Cruz, CA
Story
Wednesday, Apr 13
vs. Western ...
Santa Cruz, CA
9th (+39, 1,089)
Friday, Apr 29
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Salt Lake City, UT
Story
Saturday, Apr 30
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Salt Lake City, UT
Story
Sunday, May 01
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Salt Lake City, UT
8th (+45, 1,465)
Monday, May 16
vs. NCAA Regionals
Kohler, WI
Story
Tuesday, May 17
vs. NCAA Regionals
Kohler, WI
Story
Wednesday, May 18
vs. NCAA Regionals
Kohler, WI
10th (+12, 876)
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS