UCLA Wins The Prestige at PGA West

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Courtesy of UCLA
 
College CentralThe UCLA men's golf team won The Prestige at PGA West Tuesday, successfully defending the title it won last year. UC Davis hosted the event at the Greg Norman Course at the La Quinta Resort.
 
The Bruins, trailing by one stroke entering the final round, posted a final round team score of 294, the best score of the tournament. The Bruins' 54-hole total of 904 (+40) beat UC Davis by nine strokes. UC Irvine and Texas Tech tied for third at 917 (+53) and Oklahoma finished fifth at 922.
 
Individually for the Bruins, freshman Daniel Im placed eighth at 224 (+8) after posting a final round score of 73. Senior John Poucher fired a final round 71 and tied for 13th at 229 (+13), freshman Kevin Chappell tied for 19th at 230 (+14) and sophomore Peter Campbell tied for 28th at 232 (+16). Sophomore Chris Heintz tied for 39th at 236 (+20). Sophomore Joakim Renstrom, playing as an individual, tied for 66th at 245 (+29).
 
Erik Hill of UC Davis won low medalist honors with a three-round total of 217 (+1).
 
Final Reults:
1 UCLA +40 F +6 302 308 294 904
2 UC Davis +49 F +16 306 303 304 913
T3 UC-Irvine +53 F +17 305 307 305 917
T3 Texas Tech +53 F +7 311 311 295 917
5 Oklahoma, U. of +58 F +11 315 308 299 922
6 Stanford University +60 F +8 313 315 296 924
T7 Kansas, U. of +61 F +19 313 305 307 925
T7 TCU +61 F +16 315 306 304 925
9 Brigham Young Univ. +67 F +14 315 314 302 931
T10 Notre Dame, U. of +70 F +13 311 322 301 934
T10 Oregon, U. of +70 F +20 312 314 308 934
12 Pepperdine +71 F +20 314 313 308 935
13 Colorado +79 F +19 318 318 307 943
14 Pacific +86 F +26 317 319 314 950
15 Northern Colorado +93 F +14 320 335 302 957
16 Yale University +119 F +30 336 329 318 983