2000-2001 Cowboy Golf Informational Press Release

Oct. 9, 2000


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









Strokes (780) (813) (298) (823) (818) (650)Rounds (11) (11) (4) (11) (11) (9)Avg. 70.9 73.9 74.5 74.8 74.4 72.2LowRd. 65 72 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 10/27-29Stanford, Calif.Dual Meet vs. Denver 2/5Denver, Colo.Beau Rivage Collegiate Classic 2/12-13Gulfport, Miss.Hawai'i John Burns Invitational 2/21-23Honolulu, 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 4/30-5/2TBA

Cowboys Win New Mexico State Invitational, Mike Urbatchka Finishes Third:The Wyoming Cowboys won their second golf tournament of the 2000 fall seasonwhen they captured the New Mexico State Invitational on Saturday, Oct. 7.UW shot a 54-hole total of 862 to defeat Arkansas-Little Rock by one stroke.Wyoming was led by junior Mike Urbatchka, who placed third with athree-under par total of 213. UW senior David Hearn placed fifth with atwo-under total of 214.

"Mike (Urbatchka) and David (Hearn) played very good golf thisweek," said UW men's golf coach Roger Prenzlow. "They made a lot of shots,and played consistently throughout the two days.

"All in all, everyone on our team played well. We made birdies whenwe needed to, and did everything we've been talking about and practicing.It's sure good to see everyone with a smile on their face as we get ready totravel home. This is a big win for our program."

In addition to Urbatchka and Hearn, senior Jake Hunter placed 17thwith a 218, two-over par. Freshman Mike Mezei was one stroke back of Hunterat 219 to place 25th, and redshirt sophomore Kurt Kowaluk shot a 228 tofinish 56th in the field of 89 golfers.

The tournament was played on the University Golf Course in LasCruces, N.M. The course played to a par of 72 and measured 7,017 yards.

The Cowboys captured their own Rocky Mountain Intercollegiate onSept. 10, 2000, for their first tournament win of the fall. Wyoming now hastwo tournament victories in four fall tournaments this season.

Wyoming concludes the 2000 fall schedule on Oct. 27-29 at theStanford Nelson Classic in Palo Alto, Calif.

Here are the final team standings from the New Mexico StateInvitational.

Final Team Standings

1. Wyoming 8622. Arkansas-Little Rock 8633. Wichita State 8644. San Diego 8675. Arizona 8726. Louisiana-Monroe 8737. Stephen F. Austin 8808. New Mexico State 8849. Southwest Texas State 88810. Cal State Northridge 88911. Texas Arlington 89112. New Mexico (JV) 90213. Western New Mexico 90414. Southern Utah 90615. Portland 90716. UTEP 92017. St. Mary's (Calif.) 946