UCLA Finishes Ninth At ASU Thunderbird Tournament

April 13, 2002

The UCLA men's golf team placed ninth at the ASU Thunderbird/Savane Invitational Saturday at the Karsten Golf Course in Tempe, AZ.

The Bruins recorded a 54-hole team total of 852, 12-under par. They finished one shot better than 10th place New Mexico and two shots behind eighth place BYU.

Texas won the event with a three-round total of 832, 32-under par. Arizona State captured second place with a score of 838, 26-under, followed by Pepperdine at 839.

Individually, sophomores John Merrick and Steve Conway each finished in a tie for 14th place at 210, six-under par. Both players shot two-under par 70 in the final round.

Senior Parker McLachlin tied for 38th at one-under par 215. Freshmen John Poucher and Breene Murphy tied for 57th and 72nd, respectively. Poucher posted a final round score of 70.

Bret Guetz of TCU earned medalist honors with a 16-under par score of 200. Texas' John Klauk finished second at 13-under par 203, followed by Oregon's Chris Carnahan at 205.


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