The UW men’s golf team heads to the Atlanta area this weekend for its penultimate competition of the fall, as the Huskies face off at the Golf Club of George Collegiate Invitational in Alpharetta. , Georgia.
The Huskies will play one round a day this Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Golf Club of Georgia on the par-72 Lakeside course. Play begins at 9:00 a.m. ET / 6:00 a.m. PT on Friday and Saturday, the third round of Sunday starting half an hour earlier.
“It’s an extremely strong field this week with six of the top 13 teams on the field,” the UW head coach said. Alan Murray. “It’s a great test for our guys, not only with the quality of the competition, but also traveling east and losing three hours, which is always tricky. We’ll also be playing in Bermuda, which is what we “We’re not used to it but that’s the reality of playing competitive golf at an elite level. The contrasting types of weather and difference in playing conditions you see across the United States”
Washington’s schedule for this weekend:
1. Petr Hruby
2. Song Taehoon
3. Teddy Linen
4. Joshua Koo
5. Bo Peng
“It’s one of the best tournaments in college golf,” Murray said, “and we’re really looking forward to the event. We have our top five available with Petr now back in top form and an extensive qualifying tournament. and a training calendar under our belt.
“I think we are really well prepared for this test,” he continued. “It’s a new event for us and we’ll have to adapt quickly to the conditions because the level of play will be high, I’m sure. These are the types of tournaments that our guys come to Washington to play in, so that makes us provides a great opportunity to see how we stack up against some of the best teams in the country.”