SAN MARTIN, CALIF. -- The Coastal Carolina men's golf team placed fourth at the CordeValle Collegiate, Mon.-Tue., Nov. 6-7. The 54-hole tournament, hosted by UCLA, was played at the CordeValle Country Club (Par 72 - 7,119 Yards) in San Martin, Calif.
No. 5 Coastal fired a three-round total of 19-under 847, the second-best 54-hole tournament in school history to place fourth. No. 9 Stanford took home the team title with a tournament-record 42-under 822, including a 20-under 268 in the final round. 13th-ranked Southern Cal almost matched Stanford in the final round with a 19-under 269 to finish as the runner-up 14 shots behind at 28-under 836.
Junior Zack Byrd (Calabash, N.C./Byrd Academy) fired a career-best 54-hole total of 206, tying for fourth in the event. His 206 tied for the fifth best three-round total in school history, while his 67 in the opening round tied his CCU best single-round effort. Senior Dustin Johnson (Lexington, S.C./Dutch Fork) also finished in the top 10, tying for eighth at seven-under 209. Overall in the event, the Chanticleers posted 10 individual rounds under par.
The Chanticleers have now wrapped up the fall team portion of their 2006-07 schedule and will next play in the Florida Gator Invitational, Sat.-Sun., Feb. 10-11 in Gainesville, Fla. Individually, Johnson will next compete in the invitation-only Western Refining All-American Classic in El Paso, Texas, Tue.-Wed., Nov. 21-22.
Team Results Scores
1. Stanford (#9) 281-273-268=822
2. Southern Cal (#13) 288-279-269=836
3. Arizona 281-283-277=841
4. Coastal Carolina (#5) 284-282-281=847
5. Lamar (#8) 280-288-281=849
7. UCLA (#3) 293-286-281=860
9. Augusta State 287-287-291=865
10. Pepperdine 291-283-293=867
11. Notre Dame 292-286-291=869
12. Santa Clara 295-293-283=871
14. California 294-288-290=872
South Carolina 284-292-296=872
16. TCU 294-287-293=874
17. Oklahoma 291-296-289=876
Individual Results (Top 5 Plus Coastal)
1. Rob Grube (Stanford) 69-68-65=202
Zack Miller (Stanford) 72-63-67=202
3. Jamie Lovemark (Southern Cal) 69-68-67=204
t4. Zack Byrd (Coastal) 67-71-68=206
Dan Doyle (Northwestern) 66-69-71=206
t8. Dustin Johnson (Coastal) 69-70-70=209
t33. Dan Obremski (Coastal) 75-70-71=216
t50. Lindsay Renolds (Coastal) 76-71-72=219
t64. Sam Lyons (Coastal) 73-71-78=222