John Merrick Wins Long Beach Title

July 9, 2002

UCLA junior John Merrick this week won his second consecutive Long Beach Men's City Championship at Skylinks Golf Course.

Merrick, 20, fired rounds of 68-65-70-203 to win by eight shots over Justin Lee of Las Vegas, NV. Merrick's score was 13-under par.

Sophomore Breene Murphy tied for third place at four-under par 212 and senior Sang Eun-Ji tied for sixth at 213, three-under. Murphy posted scores of 73-67-72 and Ji had rounds of 73-67-73.

Junior Roy Moon tied for 34th at 219.

Merrick won last year's Long Beach tournament with a 15-under par score of 201. He is the defending Southern California Amateur Champion. The 103rd SCGA Amateur Championship will be played July 12-14 at El Cabellero CC.


EVENT INFORMATION
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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
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)
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