The 15th-ranked UCLA men’s golf team will begin the 2014 season Thursday in Hawaii at the Amer Ari Invitational, hosted by the Waikoloa Kings’ Course.
Chan leads this group with a 70.4 scoring average, playing nine rounds this season in eight-under par. The Hawaii native leads the team with six rounds under par. Garrick is next at 70.7 and is five-under after nine rounds.
In nine rounds Hwang’s scoring average is 71.4 and he’s one-over par with a team-leading three rounds under 70. In six rounds, Pinizzotto was averaging 72.8 and Knapp had a 73.0 average.
In 2012, the Bruins tied for the team title at this event with Washington; they last won it outright in 2003.
In the Fall, the Bruins recorded three Top 10 results with a best finish of second at the Erin Hills Intercollegiate.
The 2014 Amer Ari field of 20 teams features eight Pac-12 teams plus second-ranked Georgia Tech and No. 3 Oklahoma State.
The Waikoloa Kings' Course will play to a par of 72 over 7,074 yards.
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