Men's Golf Finishes 17th at Pacific Invitational

Oct. 3, 2000

STOCKTON, Calif. - The Santa Clara men's golf team placed 17th in its first tournament of the season, the Pacific Invitational.

San Diego State won the event with a 19-under-par 845. Individual medalist honors went to California's J.R. Ruda. The Broncos posted a 77-over-par 941 with senior Drew Corwin the top SCU finisher, tying for 67th place with a 14-over 230.

The two-day tournament covered 54 holes. The Reserve is a par-72 layout measuring 7,000 yards.

Santa Clara will be in action again in two weeks, traveling to Thousand Oaks for an Oct. 16-17 Tournament at CS Northridge's Wood Ranch Golf Course.

Pacific Invitational
Stockton, Calif.
Final Results -- October 3

Team Score
1. San Diego State 281-279-285--845
3. Alabama-Birmingham 283-285-282--850
2. California 284-282-293--859
5. San Diego 298-285-291--874
4. Idaho 291-290-296--877

17. Santa Clara 314-310-317--941

Individual
Name Score
1. J.R. Ruda, California 67-69-71--207
2. Doug McClure, Idaho 68-69-71--208
3. Graeme McDowell, UAB 69-71-70--210
Scott Piercy, San Diego State 71-68-71--210
5. Mike Lavery, UC Irvine 71-68-72--211
Santa Clara Scores
T67. Drew Corwin 78-76-76--230
T77. Sandy Horacek 76-78-79--233
87. Michael Melling 78-75-86--239
88. Tony Okano 82-81-79--242
89. Justin Ahasic 82-83-83--248

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