Newsmakers: February 13, 2006
Oscar Floren, a junior at Texas Tech University, took home honors last week at the Mercedes-Benz Collegiate Championship. He was followed closely by fellow AJGA alumni Erik Flores of UCLA, Dustin Johnson of Coastal Carolina and Gator Todd of Alabama. UCLA was the team medalist.
At the Rice Intercollegiate held last week, Santa Clara University took home top team honors, but the individual honors went to Derrick Whiting of Colorado State after a four-man playoff. Brian Grossman of Stephen F. Austin State, Michael Nicoletti of Santa Clara University and Trey McNeill of Louisiana Tech finished tied for second.
Cameron Tringale of Georgia Tech helped his team earn top honors with his first place finish at the Hawaii-Hilo Intercollegiate. He held on to a one-stroke lead over Travis Toyama of Hawaii to take home the victory.
Tripp Isenhour completed a wire-to-wire victory Sunday on the Nationwide Tour's Panama Championship. His 11-under-par was good enough for a three-stroke victory, giving him his third win on the developmental tour.