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, 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
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS