Three Former Bruins Earn PGA Tour Cards

Dec. 6, 2007

At the recent PGA Tour Qualifying Tournament in Florida, three former UCLA players earned their Tour cards for the 2008 season, bringing the total number of former UCLA players on the professional circuit to eight.

Parker McLachlin (UCLA '02), John Merrick (UCLA '04) and Duffy Waldorf (UCLA '86) each earned the right to play on the PGA Tour for the 2008 calendar year.

McLachlin tied for 11th place with scores of 70-71-68-67-67-72--415 (-17). Waldorf tied for 14th at 416 (-16) after posting scores of 74-69-73-69-65-66. Merrick, who played on the tour last season as a rookie, tied for 23rd with scores of 68-69-73-66-73-67. Both Waldorf and Merrick jumped several spots up the leaderboard after sizzling final rounds.

Last season, Merrick and McLachlin earned over $600,000 and Waldorf earned more than $350,000.

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EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Feb 27
vs. The Hayt
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
Story
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)
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS