Men's Golf Team Will Compete at SCVB Pacific Invitational

Sophomore Michael Motz

Oct. 28, 2011

MILWAUKEE - The Marquette University men's golf team will wrap up its fall season when it travels to Stockton, Calif., for the Stockton Convention & Visitors Bureau Pacific Invitational hosted by Pacific University. The event will be held at the par-71, 6,757 yard Brookside Country Club and will run from Oct. 31-Nov. 2.

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MU is one of 12 schools competing at the event, which also features tournament-host Pacific, BYU, Cal Poly, Charlotte, Colorado State, Denver, Fresno State, Kansas State, Nevada, Oregon State and UC Davis.

The tournament format includes 54-holes, 18 each day, with the four lowest scores per team being tallied.

Sophomore Michael Motz has been the Golden Eagles top finisher in their previous two tournaments, including a runner-up finish at the John Dallio Memorial on Oct. 9. The Milton, Ga., native also has a team-best 73.45 scoring average this fall.

Along with Motz, MU will be represented by senior Matt Haase, sophomore Corey Konieczki and freshmen Will Joiner and CJ Swift

Former Marquette golfer Mike Van Sickle captured the 2008 Pacific Invitational top spot after he birdied his last four holes to claim a school-record ninth collegiate tournament win.




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