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UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. – No. 17 Washington is back in action, beginning Monday at the Redhawk Invitational at Chambers Bay. This will be the first playing of the tournament hosted by Seattle U. at the site of the 2015 U.S. Open.
The two-day tournament that takes place on Monday and Tuesday, April 7-8, will be 54 holes, including a 36-hole first day. Following the two rounds on Monday, the final round will be an 18-hole day on Tuesday. It will be an 8 a.m. shotgun start for both days of the tournament.
Chambers Bay, which opened in 2007, is a Scottish links-style course that sits on the Puget Sound and is ranked as one of the top new courses in the world. For the Redhawk Invitational, the course will play as a 7,047-yard par 70.
The Dawgs will face another great field this week, including fellow top-25 team No. 15 UCLA. The rest of the field includes host Seattle U., Arizona, Arizona State, Boise State, Cal-State Northridge, Denver, Long Beach State, Nevada, North Carolina State, Northern Colorado, Northern Illinois, Oregon State, Pepperdine, San Diego, Seton Hall and St. John’s.
Washington will play with a lineup led by Jonathan Sanders, who is coming off a win and a top-10 in his last two tournaments. He will be joined by Cheng-Tsung Pan, Trevory Simsby, Corey Pereira and Gerrit Chambers. Joining his teammates, playing as an individual, will be Kevin Kwon.
This will be the fifth tournament of the spring for Washington, which has placed in the top four at each event. The Dawgs have not won since the fall, when they dominated their home tournament, the Kikkor Golf Husky Invitational, back in September.
The Dawgs will tee off from the first three holes, playing with Seattle U., UCLA and Arizona State as part of the shotgun start. Follow golfstat.com all day for live scoring as the Huskies look to win a tournament in their home state.