SCU Men's Golf Finishes Top 20 at the Classic Club in Palm Desert

Final Tournament Results (PDF)

PALM DESERT, Calif. - Santa Clara University beat Nebraska, Wyoming, UTEP and Hawaii at the Fourth Annual University of Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate at the the Classic Club in Palm Desert. Among tough national field, the Broncos saw senior Ronnald Monaco place 40th overall with rounds of 73, 70 and 76 to pace SCU.

Santa Clara head coach Rob Miller also got a strong performance from true freshman Brett Komoto, who posted rounds of 72 ad 75 to close out the event. No. 12 UNLV won the team title, out-playing No. 53 Texas Tech and No. 2 Auburn to come away with the team win. UNLV's Kevin Penner posted rounds of 67, 69 and 73 to win individual medalist honors.

The Broncos will be back in action March 12-13 at the University of San Diego's Invitational at the Farms Golf Club just north of San Diego.

SANTA CLARA RESULTS
20 Santa Clara Univ. 301 297 306 904
T 40 Ronnald Monaco 73 70 76 219
T 83 Brett Komoto 81 72 75 228
T 88 Bobby Monaco 75 78 76 229
T102 Scott Lowe 74 77 82 233
T118 Colin Gunstream 79 85 79 243

Fourth Annual University of Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate
Dates (Site):
Saturday and Sunday, February 25-26, 2012
Host:
University of Wyoming (presented by Cleveland Golf)
Tournament Field (24 teams):
Auburn (2), UNLV (12), Texas A&M (13), Kent State (18), Baylor (29), Arizona (38), SMU (40), Saint Mary's (41), San Francisco (48), Texas Tech (53), Iowa State (65), Colorado (66), Houston (72), Texas-Arlington (85), Denver (100), Hawaii (105), Idaho (109), Wyoming (138), Cal Poly (145), Southern Utah (163), Santa Clara (182), UC Riverside (183), Nebraska (188) and UTEP (204)
Details:
Both days will begin with a 7:30 a.m. (Pacific Time) shotgun start. The field will play two rounds of 18 holes on Saturday and one final round of 18 holes on Sunday.
Course:
Classic Club in Palm Desert, Calif.
(Host site of the PGA's Bob Hope Chrysler Classic in 2006, 2007 and 2008)
Yardage/Par: 7,305/Par 72
Course Website: Classicclubgolf.com
Course Number/Address: 760-601-3601
75200 Classic Club Blvd
Palm Desert, California 92211
Results:
SantaClaraBroncos.com (following each round)

*Rankings by GolfWeek.com