Five Former Bruins Compete at Nissan Open

Feb. 15, 2007

Five former UCLA All-Americans, now professional golfers, competed in the opening round of the Nissan Open Thursday at Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades, Calif.

Steve Conway, John Merrick, Corey Pavin, Tom Pernice, Jr. and Duffy Waldorf participated in the annual event at the historic club.

Merrick and Conway were paired together, and current UCLA Head Coach O.D. Vincent served as Conway's caddy. Merrick posted a 74 (+3) and Conway had a 75 (+4).

Pernice posted the best score of the group, a one-under par 71 and was tied for 33rd place entering Friday's second round. Pavin, who won the event in 1994 and '95, carded a 72 (+1). Waldorf signed for a 75 (+5).

Second round action continues on Friday and players making the 36-hole cut will continue through the weekend.

For results click here.


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 - 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
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS