Bruins Win the First Gold Rush Title

Sept. 19, 2004

UCLA and sophomore Peter Campbell both emerged as winners in the inaugural Gold Rush California Collegiate Golf Showcase Saturday that was played at the PGA of Southern California Golf Course.

The 12th-ranked Bruins outlasted upstart Stanford by 13 shots. UCLA recorded a 54-hole total of 841 (-23) and Stanford was second at 854 (-10). The Bruins and Cardinal were separated by just three shots on the front nine in the final round, before the Cardinal faded down the stretch. UC Riverside placed third at 857 (-7) followed by St. Mary's at 859 (-5) and UC San Diego at 866 (+2).

Individually, Campbell fired three sub-70 rounds to finish at 205 (-11) and tied with Travis Bertoni of Cal Poly SLO. Cambell posted a final round 68 (-4) and Bertoni played the final round in even par 72. The victory was Campbell's second of his college career.

Freshman Kevin Chappell tied for eighth at 212 (-4) on the strength of a final round 68. Sophomore Chris Heintz tied for 12th at 213 (-3) and senior John Poucher tied for 15th place at 214 (-2). Freshman Daniel Im tied for 36th at 219 (+4).

UCLA individuals recorded the following scores: Joakim Renstrom 217 (+1), tied for 26th; Brandon Christianson 218 (+2), tied for 31sr, Matt Marshall 219 (+3), tied for 36th, and Craig Leslie 229 (+13), tied for 97th.

The defending NCAA champion UCLA women's team placed 23rd with a score of 922 (58). A pair of freshmen led the Bruins in the final round: Amie Cochran tied for 79th at 226 (+10) and Vanessa Brocket tied for 109th at 231. Junior Susie Mathews tied for 115th, senior Charlotte Mayorkas tied for 122nd and sophomore Hannah Jun tied for 142nd.

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EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Thursday, Feb 04
vs. Amer Ari ...
Waikoloa, HI
Story
Friday, Feb 05
vs. Amer Ari ...
Waikoloa, HI
Story
Saturday, Feb 06
vs. Amer Ari ...
Waikoloa, HI
2nd (-27, 837)
Friday, Feb 26
vs. The Hayt
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
Story
Saturday, Feb 27
vs. The Hayt
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
Story
Sunday, Feb 28
vs. The Hayt
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
8th (+30, 894)
Monday, Feb 29
vs. TMC Spring ...
Santa Clarita, CA
Story
Tuesday, Mar 01
vs. TMC Spring ...
Santa Clarita, CA
Story
Monday, Mar 07
vs. Southern Highlands ...
Las Vegas, NV
Story
Tuesday, Mar 08
vs. Southern Highlands ...
Las Vegas, NV
Story
Wednesday, Mar 09
vs. Southern Highlands ...
Las Vegas, NV
15th (+60, 924)
Thursday, Mar 24
vs. The Goodwin
Stanford, CA
Story
Friday, Mar 25
vs. The Goodwin
Stanford, CA
Story
Saturday, Mar 26
vs. The Goodwin
Stanford, CA
T-14th (+31, 871)
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 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals
TBA
Tuesday, May 17 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals
TBA
Wednesday, May 18 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals
TBA
Friday, May 27 - 7:00 AM PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Saturday, May 28 - 7:00 AM PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Sunday, May 29 - 7:00 AM PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Monday, May 30 - 11:30 AM PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Tuesday, May 31 - 7:00 AM PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Wednesday, Jun 01 - 2:10 PM PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS