Bruins Fourth after Day One in Las Vegas

March 12, 2004

The third-ranked UCLA men's golf team is in fourth place after the first round of competition in the Southern Highlands Collegiate Championships, hosted by UNLV.

On Friday, the Bruins posted an 18-hole team score of six-under par 282 at the par 72, 7,440-yard Southern Highlands Golf Club. Top-ranked Florida leads the field at 11-under par 277, followed by Arizona State and Clemson at nine-under 279. Georgia and Arizona are tied for fifth at four-under 284.

Senior John Merrick paced the Bruins in round one with a four-under par 68 and is tied for fifth place individually. Merrick was two-under par on both nines and only had one bogey. Senior Travis Johnson fired a two-under par 70 on a card that featured five birdies and three bogeys. He is tied for 14th place. Senior Steve Conway and junior John Poucher are tied for 26th place after posting even par rounds of 72, and freshman Peter Campbell is tied for 38th after carding a 74.

Arizona's Henry Liaw leads the field at seven-under par 65, followed by Clemson's Jack Ferguson and Arizona State's Niklas Lemke who each fired 66s.

Second round action continues Saturday.

For complete results, click here.


EVENT INFORMATION
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Saturday, Sep 12 - All Day PST
vs. Northern ...
Sugar Grove, IL
Sunday, Sep 13 - All Day PST
vs. Northern ...
Sugar Grove, IL
Sunday, Oct 04 - All Day PST
vs. Erin Hills ...
Erin, WI
Monday, Oct 05 - All Day PST
vs. Erin Hills ...
Erin, WI
Tuesday, Oct 06 - All Day PST
vs. Erin Hills ...
Erin, WI
Friday, Oct 16 - All Day PST
vs. United States ...
Alpharetta, GA
Saturday, Oct 17 - All Day PST
vs. United States ...
Alpharetta, GA
Sunday, Oct 18 - All Day PST
vs. United States ...
Alpharetta, GA
Monday, Nov 02 - All Day PST
vs. Gifford Collegiate
Carlsbad, CA
Tuesday, Nov 03 - All Day PST
vs. Gifford Collegiate
Carlsbad, CA
Wednesday, Nov 04 - All Day PST
vs. Gifford Collegiate
Carlsbad, CA
Saturday, Nov 07 - All Day PST
vs. All-American
El Paso, TX
Sunday, Nov 08 - All Day PST
vs. All-American
El Paso, TX
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