Alexa Anderson | Posted: 25 Jan 2018 | Updated: 8 Nov 2020

Men's golf begins spring season at Arizona Intercollegiate

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PROVO, Utah — BYU men’s golf will resume its 2017-18 season as the Cougars travel to Tucson, Arizona, to compete in the Arizona Intercollegiate on Jan. 29-30.

The team placed first in two fall tournaments — the William H. Tucker Invitational and the Nick Watney Invitational. 

Patrick Fishburn, Peter Kuest and Rhett Rasmussen combined for eight top-10 individual finishes during the fall 2017 season. Fishburn and Kuest both recorded first-place finishes, with Fishburn taking home medalist honors at the Pacific Invitational and Kuest medaling at the Nick Watney Invitational.

At the Arizona Intercollegiate, BYU will participate alongside 17 competing universities on the par 71, 7,283-yard course at Sewailo Golf Club. The field of teams includes West Coast Conference foes LMU, Saint Mary's and Santa Clara. Teams will play 36 holes on Monday, followed by 18 on Tuesday.

Pairings will tee off at 8:15 a.m. MT in a shotgun start on Monday. Follow the Cougars live via links to live stats on the BYU men’s golf schedule page.

Participating Universities 
Arizona
Baylor
BYU
California
Denver
Iowa State
Louisiana Tech
LMU
New Mexico
New Mexico State
San Diego State 
Santa Clara
South Dakota State
Saint Mary’s
Texas A&M
UTEP
UTSA
Washington

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