Golfers Finish Seventh at NCAA Championship

June 2, 2007

Fourth-ranked UCLA finished seventh at the 110th NCAA Men's Golf Championship Saturday, hosted by Virginia Commonwealth University at the Golden Horseshoe Gold Course in Williamsburg, Va.

UCLA's result was its fourth Top 10 finish in the last five years. Overall, the Bruins have recorded 11 Top 10 finishes in 29 NCAA appearances.

The Bruins posted a final round score of 284 (+4) for a 72-hole total of 1,130 (+10), 21 shots behind first-place Stanford (1,109, -11). The Cardinal was the only team to finish under par at the 6,803-yard, par 70 course. Top-ranked Georgia, which played the final 36 holes in 10-under par, captured runner-up honors at 1,121 (+1). Tied for third were Lamar and Charlotte at 1,125 (+5), followed by fifth-place Coastal Carolina at 1,128 (+8) and Alabama in sixth at 1,129 (+9). Georgia Tech finished eighth at 1,131 (+11) and Minnesota and Florida tied for ninth at 1,133 (+13).

Individually for the Bruins junior Kevin Chappell and sophomore Lucas Lee each captured Top 25 honors. Chappell tied for 20th at even par 280 after posting a final round 70. Lee tied for 23rd at 281 (+1), following a two-under par 68 on Saturday. Junior Daniel Im and sophomore Erik Flores tied for 46th at 287 (+7). In the final round both players carded scores of 73 (+3). Freshman Jason Kang tied for 74th at 296 (+16) after posting a 76 (+6).

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EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Feb 06
vs. Amer Ari ...
Waikoloa, HI
2nd (-27, 837)
Friday, Feb 26
vs. The Hayt
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
Story
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 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals
Kohler, WI
Tuesday, May 17 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals
Kohler, WI
Wednesday, May 18 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals
Kohler, WI
Friday, May 27 - 7:00 AM PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Saturday, May 28 - 7:00 AM PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Sunday, May 29 - 7:00 AM PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Monday, May 30 - 11:30 AM PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Tuesday, May 31 - 7:00 AM PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Wednesday, Jun 01 - 2:10 PM PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS