Oct. 26, 2012
Next On The Tee
After a steady team performance at the Alister MacKenzie Invitational, the Rams head back to the west coast Monday to participate in the Pacific Invitational in Stockton, Calif. Freshman Dominic Kieffer paved the way for the Rams in Fairfax, shooting a three-round total of 208 (-5), as he looks to build off his impressive success.
"Last tournament I didn't really pay attention to the leader boards or scores and just focused on my own game," Kieffer said. "It's the ones who stay consistent that are the ones who come out on top, and consistency was my main goal of the week."
Coach Newton will once again see his players against some of the heaviest competition in the country, but some much needed down-time will help his Rams heading into Stockton.
"We have really tried to manage our fatigue level as well as maintain our academics since we have played five events in seven weeks," Coach Newton said. As for the upcoming tournament, "We aren't focused on a result. We are trying to remain focused on doing the little things right and the result will take care of itself."
Play starts Monday, Oct. 29, and ends Wednesday, Oct. 31 with 18 holes being played each of the three days. Play will begin at 9 a.m. MT time Monday.
The Pacific Invitational will be played at Brookside Country Club, which is a 6,777 yard par 72 golf course. Molded out of the fertile San Joaquin Valley landscape, world-renowned course architect Robert Trent Jones, Jr. has created this championship course as picturesque as it is challenging.
The Rams (54), will be up against BYU (58), Charlotte (74), CSU-Northridge (216), Denver (87), Fresno State (55), Kansas State (95), Nevada (118), Pacific (113), Sacramento State (NA), Santa Clara (91) and UC-Davis (50).
*() denotes Golfstat Ranking
The Starting Lineup
The Rams starting lineup will be made up of seniors Kory Harrell and Kirby Pettitt, junior Parker Edens, sophomore Cameron Harrell and freshman Dominic Kieffer. Be sure to follow the action with live scoring at www.golfstat.com as well as updates on Twitter @csumensgolf.
Download Schedules: Add to calendar
Men's Golf's Ott Captures Colorado Junior PGA...
Colorado State men’s golf incoming freshman A.J. Ott won the 2016 Colorado Junior PGA...
School-record 82 Rams earn MW Scholar-Athlete...
Sixty-nine Colorado State student-athletes earned a total of 82 Scholar-Athlete awards from the...
102 CSU student-athletes earn academic recognition
A total of 102 Colorado State student-athletes earned recognition from the Mountain West for...
Men's golf adds Pierce Aichinger to squad for...
Colorado State men’s golf has added rising sophomore Pierce Aichinger to the squad, head...
Season Notes: Rams conclude a solid 2015-16 season
CSU had team,. individual rank in the top 10 historically in single-season scoring average
Recap: Kieffer shoots personal-best 66 to lead ...
Senior Dominic Kieffer moved up 20 spots to a tie for sixth with his 6-under in the final round
Recap: CSU in contention through 36 holes at MW...
CSU is tied for fifth and just eight shots out of the lead entering tomorrow's final round
Recap: Rams in Fourth After First Round of MW...
All four CSU counting players shot under par on the first day to keep squad in the hunt