Bruins Prepare for Two Events in Georgia Next Week

March 22, 2008

The fourth-ranked UCLA men's golf team will be in action at two tournaments next week. Beginning Mar. 24 at The Golf Club of Georgia, the Bruins will tee it up at the U.S. Collegiate Championship, hosted by Georgia Tech.

On Fri., Mar. 28, the Bruins will compete in a dual match against Coastal Carolina at TPC Myrtle Beach.

The Golf Club of Georgia will play to a par of 72 over 7,107 yards. Last season, the Bruins finished second.

The field for the U.S. Collegiate Championship includes 15 of the nation's top teams. No. 2 Georgia, No 3 Charlotte, No. 4 UCLA, No. 5 Oklahoma State and No. 6 USC are five of the nationally-ranked teams highlighting the field.

All 12 of the nation's top dozen players will be competing, including No. 1 Rickie Fowler of Oklahoma State, No. 2 Michael Thompson of Alabama, No. 3 Chesson Hadley of Georgia Tech an fourth-ranked Kevin Chappell of UCLA. In addition, USC's Jamie Lovemark, the defending NCAA medalist, will be competing.

Following the tournament, the Bruins will meet No. 38 Coastal Carolina in a dual match.

The UCLA lineup will feature seniors Chappell and Craig Leslie, juniors Lucas Lee and Erik Flores and sophomore Jason Kang.


EVENT INFORMATION
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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
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)
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