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UW Places 11th at Southern Highlands
Release: 03/12/2006
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March 12, 2006

Las Vegas, Nev. - The 29th-ranked Washington men's golf team finished 11th at the Southern Highlands Collegiate Championship, shooting 26-over 314 in the final round for a three-round total of 925. Host UNLV won the event at 879 after turning in a final-round 2-over 290.

Erik Olson was the Huskies' top finisher at Southern Highlands for the second consecutive year, placing 30th at 14-over 230 after a final-round 79. James Lepp was a stroke behind him, finishing 36th after carding an 81 in the third round. Finishing one stroke behind Lepp was Alex Prugh, who turned in a 79 and placed 44th at 232. Zach Bixler and Sterling Clark both shot 78s in the final round and placed 57th (235) and 70th (239), respectively. UNLV's Matt Kinsinger, who entered the event as an individual, won medalist honors at 2-under 214.

Washington will have two weeks off before returning to action March 26-28 at the National Invitational in Tucson, Ariz.



Southern Highlands Collegiate Championship
Southern Highlands Golf Club
Las Vegas, Nev.
Par-72, 7,510 yards

Team Results
1. UNLV 295-294-290-879
2. Georgia 295-294-300-889
3. Oklahoma State 299-293-307-899
4. Florida 305-294-301-900
5. Clemson 301-294-307-902
5. Arizona State 311-288-303-902
5. Texas A&M 303-300-299-902
8. UCLA 304-287-313-904
9. Georgia Tech 297-296-318-911
10. Duke 310-304-306-920
11. Washington 309-302-314-925
12. New Mexico 316-294-320-930
13. Texas 311-317-303-931
14. Wake Forest 315-303-316-934
15. Arizona 322-309-312-943

Individual Leaders
1. Matt Kinsinger*, UNLV 76-69-69-214
2. Seung-su Han, UNLV 74-72-71-217
2. Pablo Martin, Oklahoma State 73-71-73-217
4. Daniel Im, UCLA 69-73-76-218
4. Chris Kirk, Georgia 73-67-78-218
6. CJ Gatto, UNLV 71-75-73-219
7. Benjamin Alvarado, Arizona State 77-71-73-221
7. Ryan Blaum, Duke 73-75-73-221
7. Brian Duncan, Clemson 76-73-72-221
7. Robert Gates, Texas A&M 75-75-71-221
* Competed as an individual

Washington Scores
30. Erik Olson 76-75-79-230
36. James Lepp 74-76-81-231
44. Alex Prugh 80-73-79-232
57. Zach Bixler 79-78-78-235
70. Sterling Clark 81-80-78-239


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