Feb. 14, 2012
TUCSON, Ariz. - The University of Arizona Wildcat men's golf team heads to Hawaii this week to compete in the 36th John A. Burns Intercollegiate, a three-day, eighteen-team event.
The tournament, hosted by Hawai'i, will be held at the Turtle Bay Resort: Arnold Palmer Golf Course, O'ahu, a par-72, 7,218-yard course. The 54 holes will be spread across three days, with a shotgun start of 8 a.m. (HST) Feb. 15, 16 and 17.
Last year at the John A. Burns Intercollegiate, the Wildcats finished in sixth place (286/-2).
The eighteen-team field includes Arizona, Brigham Young, BYU-Hawaii, California, Colorado State, Denver, Duke, Fresno State, Hawaii, UH-Hilo, Missouri, Nevada, New Mexico, SMU, Texas A&M, UNLV, Utah, and UTEP.
Two weeks ago, the Wildcats took home a victory at the Arizona Intercollegiate, shooting 835 (-17) and topping second-place California by one stroke. Individually, junior Juan Pablo Hernandez finished in second place (206/-7), and freshman Tucker Wadkins finished in a tie for third (208/-5).
For complete results from the event and continued coverage of Arizona Wildcat men's golf, visit ArizonaWildcats.com.