Bruins Finish NCAA West Regional Tied For Fourth Place

May 21, 2005

The 14th-ranked UCLA men's golf team rallied to finish in a tie for fourth place at the second round of the NCAA West Regional Championship, hosted by Stanford at the Stanford Golf Course in Palo Alto, CA. The top 10 teams from each of three regionals qualify for the NCAA Championships, June 1-4.

UCLA entered Saturday's final round tied for seventh place and shot 281, its best round of the tournament, to move into a tie for fourth. UCLA's round of +1 was tied for second-best of the day, trailing only Oregon (280, E) and tied with New Mexico.

UCLA's three-day score of 857 put it in a tie for fourth place with Arizona State, 11 stokes behind winner UNLV (846). New Mexico (849) finished second, followed by Washington (854) in third, UCLA and ASU in fourth, BYU (858) in sixth, San Diego State (860) in seventh and Arizona and Stanford, tied for eighth at 863. Pepperdine, Southern California and South Carolina all finished tied for 10th (864) but Pepperdine won the playoff to advance to the NCAA Championships.

UCLA freshman Kevin Chappell (207, -3) finished the competition tied for second place with Arizona's Nathan Lashley, three stokes behind winner Rob Grube of Stanford (204, -6). He shot a one-under par 69 on Saturday.

Freshman Daniel Im, with a 69 on Saturday, finished tied for 25th with his three-day score of 215. Senior John Poucher (71 on Saturday) tied for 39th at 217 and sophomore Chris Heintz (74) tied for 61st at 220. Sophomore Joakim Renstrom (72) finished at 225.

Results


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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 - All Day PST
vs. The Hayt
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
Saturday, Feb 27 - All Day PST
vs. The Hayt
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
Sunday, Feb 28 - All Day PST
vs. The Hayt
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
Monday, Mar 07 - All Day PST
vs. Southern Highlands ...
Las Vegas, NV
Tuesday, Mar 08 - All Day PST
vs. Southern Highlands ...
Las Vegas, NV
Wednesday, Mar 09 - All Day PST
vs. Southern Highlands ...
Las Vegas, NV
Thursday, Mar 24 - All Day PST
vs. The Goodwin
Stanford, CA
Friday, Mar 25 - All Day PST
vs. The Goodwin
Stanford, CA
Saturday, Mar 26 - All Day PST
vs. The Goodwin
Stanford, CA
Monday, Apr 11 - All Day PST
vs. Western ...
Santa Cruz, CA
Tuesday, Apr 12 - All Day PST
vs. Western ...
Santa Cruz, CA
Wednesday, Apr 13 - All Day PST
vs. Western ...
Santa Cruz, CA
Friday, Apr 29 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Salt Lake City, UT
Saturday, Apr 30 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Salt Lake City, UT
Sunday, May 01 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Salt Lake City, UT
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