Jan. 30, 2007
Tucson, Ariz. -
The Pepperdine men's golf team carded a final-round 10-over par 294 on Tuesday to finish with a 54-hole score of 5-over par 857 and place ninth at the 16-team PING Arizona Intercollegiate at the par-71, 6,793-yard Arizona National Golf Club in Tucson, Arizona.
UNLV captured the team title with a 23-under par score of 829 to finish four shots ahead of second-place Brigham Young (833). Host Arizona (840) placed third while Tennessee (841) and UC Irvine (842) rounded out the top five.
Arizona's Brian Prouty claimed individual medalist honors with a 14-under par total 199 to register a four-shot win over New Mexico's Charlie Beljan and East Tennessee State's Seamus Power. Both players totaled 54-hole scores of 10-under par 203.
Pepperdine junior Jesse Barnsley, who entered the final round in second place, shot a closing-round 3-over par 74 to finish at 5-under par 208 and tie for 13th.
Pepperdine is next in action on February 18 when it opens play at The Mercedes Benz Collegiate in Jacksonville, Florida.