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Washington Finishes Ninth at NCAA Championship
Release: 06/03/2006
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June 3, 2006

Sunriver, Ore. - The Washington men's golf team shot 13-over 301 in the final round at the NCAA Championship, placing the Huskies ninth with a total score of 6-over 1158. Oklahoma State won the team title with a 72-hole total of 9-under 1143.

Defending NCAA Champion James Lepp finished eighth in his final tournament as a Husky, shooting 2-over 74 in the final round and 3-under 285 for the tournament. Oklahoma State's Jonathan Moore won the individual title at 12-under 276.

In second position for the Huskies was Alex Prugh, who shot 2-over 74 on the day and 1-under 287 overall. Zach Bixler shot 5-over 77 in round four to finish 20th at even-par 288. Erik Olson placed 66th at 10-over 298 after carding a 4-over 76 in the final round. Sterling Clark's 80 placed him 81st at 32-over 320.

The Huskies' ninth-place showing was the fourth-best NCAA Championship finish in Washington history and marked the third straight year that the UW placed in the top-10.



NCAA Championship
Crosswater Club
Sunriver, Ore.
Par-72, 7,630 yards

Team Results
1. Oklahoma State 281-291-288-283-1143
2. Florida 284-285-298-279-1146
3. Minnesota 287-286-292-282-1147
3. Wake Forest 277-289-294-287-1147
5. Kentucky 283-287-300-283-1153
6. Georgia 293-286-290-287-1156
7. Clemson 282-288-296-291-1157
7. UCLA 280-294-296-287-1157
9. Lamar 292-283-290-293-1158
9. Washington 281-282-294-301-1158
11. Arizona State 287-279-294-299-1159
12. Duke 290-297-284-291-1162
13. Arizona 296-283-291-298-1168
14. Texas A&M 291-283-296-299-1169
15. Brigham Young 292-298-284-298-1172

Top Individuals
1. Jonathan Moore, Oklahoma State 68-70-69-69-276
2. Chris Kirk, Georgia 71-71-70-68-280
2. Kyle Reifers, Wake Forest 65-70-73-72-280
4. Dawie Van der Walt, Lamar 70-70-74-67-281
5. Pablo Martin, Oklahoma State 66-72-71-73-282
6. Alejandro Canizares, Arizona State 73-66-72-73-284
6. Bronson LaCassie, Minnesota 70-71-75-68-284
8. James Lepp, Washington 69-71-71-74-285
8. Cameron Tringale, Georgia Tech 73-70-68-74-285

Washington Scores
8. James Lepp 69-71-71-74-285
15. Alex Prugh 67-72-74-74-287
20. Zach Bixler 70-68-73-77-288
66. Erik Olson 75-71-76-76-298
81. Sterling Clark 75-82-83-80-320


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