Ø Sophomore Chris Gresh is ranked 19th in the conference with a 73.04 average.
March 9, 2006
The Utah men's golf team travels to San Diego, Calif., to compete in The Farms Invitational at The Farms Golf Club March 13-14. The University of San Diego will host the two-day tournament, which will consist of two rounds on Monday, with the final round on Tuesday.
- Utah is currently ranked 116th by Golfstat, Inc. and 109th by Golfweek. - Sophomore Dustin Pimm is currently ranked 132nd by Golfweek. - Pimm is 84th in the Golfstat Cup standings (given to the golfer with the lowest yearly average). - Pimm is fourth in the MWC with a 71.13 stroke average. - Sophomore Chris Gresh is 19th in the conference with a 73.04 average.JOHN A. BURNS INTERCOLLEGIATE RECAP:
BEAUMONT, Calif. - Dustin Pimm finished with a four-over 220 to pace the Utes at the Braveheart Classic. Pimm tied for ninth place overall. Pimm shot a 74 (+2) in the first round, a 75 (+3) in the second round before shooting a one-under 71 in the third and final round. As a team, Utah shot a three-round score of 901 (+37) to finish in 11th place. UCLA won the team title with a score of 865 (+1).
Freshman Mike Branca tied for 39th place overall with an 11-over 227. Branca shot an eight-over 80 in the first round, followed by a two-over 74 and a one-over 73 in the second and third rounds, respectively. Sophomore Chris Gresh finished one stroke behind Branca with a 12-over 228. Gresh finished the first round with a six-over 78 before shooting a three-over 75 in the final two rounds to finished tied for 48th.
Senior Nick Micek shot a 16-over 232 to finish tied for 68th. Micek shot a 76 (+4) in the first round, a 73 (+1) in the second round and an 83 (+11) in the final round. Nick Carter rounded out the competitors for the Utes with a three-round score of 240 (+24) to finish tied for 91st. Carter shot an 81 (+9) in the first round before finishing with an 82 (+10) and a 77 (+5) in the second and third rounds, respectively.
Name Rounds Average Conference Rank
Dustin Pimm* 23 71.13 4th
Chris Gresh* 23 73.04 19th
Steve Newren 17 73.71 26th
Chance Cota* 17 75.12 36th
Mike Branca* 23 75.26 37th
Nick Carter 11 76.64 47th
Nick Micek* 11 77.45 52nd
Chace Bickmore 5 81.00 59th
*-Competing at The Farms Invitational