Waves Conclude Play at U.S. Intercollegiate
April 1, 2012
Josh Anderson had a final-round 1-over 71 to lead the Pepperdine men's golf team on Sunday at the U.S. Intercollegiate.
The Waves moved up one spot in the standings for the second straight day and finished in 14th place with a score of 900 (295-306-299) at the par-70 Stanford Golf Course.
The strong finish by Anderson (Murrieta, Calif./Murrieta Valley HS) allowed him to climb 13 spots in the final individual standings. He led the Waves with his tie for 32nd place at a 9-over 219 (73-75-71).
As for the rest of the Waves, junior Johnny Mac Arthur (Newhall, Calif./Hart HS) tied for 43rd place at 222 (71-73-78), sophomore Parker Page (Louisville, Ky./Ballard HS) tied for 63rd at 227 (74-78-75), sophomore Alex Forss (Temecula, Calif./Great Oak HS) tied for 81st at 234 (79-80-75) and freshman Kevin DeHuff (Coto de Caza, Calif./Rancho Santa Margarita HS) took 87th at 238 (77-81-80).
Anderson and Forss each had a team-high three birdies on Sunday.
Pepperdine gets back to competition almost immediately, as the Waves next take part at the Arizona State Thunderbird Invitational on Friday and Saturday (April 6-7). It's then on to the West Coast Conference Championships on April 17-19.
Team Scores: 1. Oregon 272-284-285=841; 2. USC 279-285-278=842; 3. Stanford 284-284-281=849; 4. UCLA 277-291-284=852; 5. Washington 280-300-283=863; 6. Stanford "B" 284-294-294=872; 7. San Diego State 285-293-295=873; 8. Oregon State 287-303-292=882; 9. San Jose State 294-303-287=884; T10. Nevada 282-305-298=885; T10. Colorado 292-300-293=885; 12. Washington State 294-297-296=887; 13. San Francisco 285-306-299=890; 14. Pepperdine 295-306-299=900; 15. Fresno State 285-308-310=903; 16. Utah 304-313-291=908; 17. UC Davis 287-314-312=913.
Top Individuals: 1. Daniel Miernicki (Oregon) 66-72-66=204; T2. Pedro Figueiredo (UCLA) 67-74-68=209; T2. Jay Hwang (UCLA) 70-71-68=209; T2. Sam Smith (USC) 70-69-70=209; T5. three players tied at 210.