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Men?s Golf Travels to Palo Alto, Calif., for U.S. Intercollegiate Championships
By: Arizona Athletics
Release: April 15, 2005
Photo Courtesy: Arizona Athletics
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TUCSON, Ariz. + The University of Arizona men’s golf team returns to action, April 16-17, as it competes the 2005 U.S. Intercollegiate Championships in Palo Alto, Calif.


The 2005 U.S. Intercollegiate Championships is a two-day, 54-hole event, which will be contested at the Stanford Golf Course, a par 71, 6,786-yard layout.  Thirty-six holes will be played on Saturday, April 16, and 18 holes are scheduled for Sunday, April 17.  An 8 a.m. PDT shotgun start is scheduled for both days.


Four of the 18 teams in the field are currently ranked in the GCAA/Bridgestone Top-25 Coaches Poll.  The following teams (ranking) are scheduled to compete: Arizona (21), Arizona State (7), California, UC-Irvine, Fresno State, Long Beach State, Oregon, Oregon State, Pacific, San Francisco, San Diego State, San Jose State, Santa Clara, Stanford, UCLA (14), USC (16), Washington, Washington State.


This same Stanford University Golf Course will host the 2005 NCAA West Regional, May 19-21.


The Wildcats, currently ranked 21st in the most recent GCAA/Bridgestone Top-25 Coaches Poll, have top-five finishes in all five events to date this spring.


2005 U.S. Collegiate Championships

Stanford Golf Course

Palo Alto, Calif.

Friday, April 15                        Practice Round, 8 a.m.-Noon PDT

Saturday, April 16                        First and Second Rounds, 8 a.m. PDT shotgun start with continuous play

Sunday, April 17                        Third Round, 8 a.m. PDT shotgun start


2004 Team Champion:  UCLA, 279-277-284=840 (-12)

2004 Individual Medalist:  Mark Warman, San Diego State, 71-62-73=206 (-7)