Bruins Finish Seventh at U.S. Collegiate Championship

March 26, 2008

The third-ranked UCLA men's golf team finished seventh at the U.S. Collegiate Championship Wednesday at The Golf Club of Georgia.

The Bruins posted a final round team score of 882 (+18) and finished 18 shots off the lead. USC won the tournament with an even par score of 864, firing a final round score of 283 (-5). Oklahoma State was second at 867 (+3), followed by top-ranked Alabama at 872 (+8). In fourth place was host Georgia Tech at 875 (+11), followed by Florida State at 877 (+13) and Texas A&M at 881 (+17).

Individually three Bruins finished in the Top 25, led by senior Kevin Chappell, who tied for 10th at 218 (+2). Junior Erik Flores tied for 17th at 219 (+3) after carding a score of 72 (E) in the final round. Lucas Lee tied for 21st at 220 (+4) following a final round 75 (+3). Senior Craig Leslie tied for 41st at 226 (+10) and sophomore Jason Kang tied for 47th at 229 (+13). In the final round, Leslie posted a 73 (+1) and Kang added a 75 (+3).

The Bruins will travel to South Carolina for a dual match against Coastal Carolina at TPC Myrtle Beach on Fri., Mar. 28.

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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