2000-2001 Cowboy Golf Informational Press Release

March 26, 2001

LARAMIE, Wyo. -

Cowboys Compete at Oregon Duck Invitational This Monday and Tuesday:Eugene, Ore., is the location of this week's competition for the WyomingCowboys. UW will compete in the 2001 University of Oregon Duck Invitationalon Monday and Tuesday, March 26 and 27.

Monday's format will be 36 holes beginning at 8 a.m. Pacific time (9a.m., Mountain time). Tuesday will see the final 18-hole round tee off at 8a.m. Pacific, as well. The tournament is being played at the Eugene CountryClub, which measures 6,847 yards and plays to a par of 72.

The tournament field will include 13 varsity teams from the westernUnited States, as well as three junior varsity squads. Five teams willenter the tournament with national rankings. The teams competing, alongwith their national rankings are:

Teams           National Rankings

Oregon No. 33Washington No. 37San Diego State No. 41UCLA No. 43Nevada No. 49WyomingUC-Santa BarbaraColorado StateHawaii-HiloOregon StatePortlandSan Jose StateWashington StateJV Arizona StateJV OregonJV Oregon State

Washington is the defending champion. The Huskies edged host Oregonby one stroke a year ago -- 857 to 858. Wyoming placed seventh out of 15teams at last year's Oregon Duck. The Cowboys shot a 54-hole total of 887.

Individually, Anthony Arvidson of Oregon State returns to defend histitle from a year ago.

Wyoming's David Hearn finished fifth a year ago in the DuckInvitational. Hearn is still suffering from an injured wrist andmay not play again this week. He had to withdraw from the Cowboys firstspring tournament in Gulfport, Miss., on Feb. 12-13, and he didn't make thetrip to the Pokes most recent tournament -- the Hawaii John BurnsIntercollegiate on Feb. 21-23.

2000-01 Wyoming Golf Individual Results        David    Jake      Kevin     Kurt      Michael   MikeEvent   Hearn    Hunter    Kayden    Kowaluk   Mezei     Urbatchka

RMI 207 (-3) 220 (+10) DQ 216(+6) 223 (+13) 209 (-1) (2nd) (18th) (10th) (31st) (3rd)Tucker 223 (+7) 227 (+11) DNP 230 (+14) 227 (+11) 228 (+12) (43rd) (69th) (81st) (69th) (75th)Ram 136 (-4) 148 (+8) 155 (+15) 149 (+9) 149 (+9) DNP (1st) (42nd) (71st) (43rd) (43rd)NMSU 214 (-2) 218 (+2) DNP 228 (+12) 219 (+3) 213 (-3) (5th) (17th) (56th) (25th) (3rd)Nelson 223(+10) 230 (+17) DNP 231 (+18) 232 (+19) 227 (+14) (40th) (72nd) (76th) (82nd) (60th)DU (Cancelled due to weather)

BRC 156(+12) 234 (+18) DNP 234 (+18) 231 (+15) 239 (+23) (WD) (44th) (44th) (35th) (67th)JBI DNP 216(Even) 228 (+12) 222 (+6) 221 (+5) 221 (+5) (30th) (81st) (57th) (51st) (51st)Duck

CI

DU

BYU

MWC

Strokes (1,159) (1,493) (526) (1,510) (1,502) (1,337)Rounds (16) (20) (7) (20) (20) (18)Avg. 72.4 74.7 75.1 75.5 75.1 74.3Low Rd. 65 69 67 69 70 68

2000-01 Wyoming Golf Schedule/Team Results

Event Date Finish/Score

Wyoming Rocky Mountain Intercollegiate 9/9-10 1st of 12 / 848Laramie, Wyo. (Jacoby Golf Course)New Mexico Tucker Invitational 9/15-16 14th of 23 / 901Albuquerque, N.M.Colorado State Ram Invitational 9/25-26 6th of 15 / 581Fort Collins, Colo.New Mexico State Invitational 10/6-7 1st of 17 / 862Las Cruces, N.M.The Stanford Nelson Classic 10/27-29 17th of 19 / 908Stanford, Calif.Dual Meet vs. Denver 2/5 (Cancelled dueDenver, Colo. to weather)Beau Rivage Collegiate Classic 2/12-13 15th of 16 / 935Gulfport, Miss.Hawaii John Burns Intercollegiate 2/21-23 16th of 19 / 880Honolulu, Hawai'iOregon Duck Invitational 3/26-27Eugene, Ore.Campbell Invitational 4/2-3Buies Creek, N.C.Dual Meet vs. Denver 4/9Denver, Colo.Brigham Young Cougar Classic 4/20-21Provo, UtahMWC Championship 4/30-5/2Sunriver, Ore.