Utah State Golf set to join 24 other teams at Wyoming Cowboy Classic

LOGAN, Utah- The Utah State golf team returns this week to the Wyoming Cowboy Classic in Chandler, Arizona.

The Aggies will join 24 other teams at the 54-hole event, which takes place Monday and Tuesday, April 4-5 on the 7,334-yard, par-72 Cattail course at Whirlwind Golf Club in Wild Horse Pass.

Along with the Aggies and host Cowboys, the 25-team field consists of Cal State Fullerton, Colorado, Colorado State, Fresno State, Gonzaga, Iowa State, Kansas, Long Beach State, Loyola Marymount, Nevada, New Mexico State, San Diego , San Diego State, Southern Utah, TCU, UC Davis, UC Irvine, UC Santa Barbara, UNC Wilmington, UNLV, Utah Valley, UTSA and Weber State.

Scheduled to compete this weekend are freshmen Esteban Jaramillo (#1), second year Javier Vazquez (#2), senior Cameron Tucker (#3), freshman Luis Gerardo Cantu (No. 4) and second year John Cook (No. 5).

The top four teams from the 2021 Wyoming Cowboy Classic return this year, including defending champion San Diego State, who shot a 33-under 831 a year ago. The Aztecs were followed by TCU (837, -27), Colorado (840, -24) and Loyola Marymount (844, -20).

The Aggies finished tied for 10th at last year’s Cowboy Classic. Utah State (861, -3) was one of 12 teams to finish under par for the tournament. Vazquez capped the tournament with an even par of 72 tied for 67th at 6-of-222, while Tucker finished tied for 79th at 8-of-224.

In Utah State’s last outing, the Aggies recorded their best result of the season as they tied for third with a 9-of-873 (291-280-302) at the UC San Diego Invitational. , which was played on March 21 and 22 at La Costa. (Course of Champions) in Carlsbad, CA.

Vazquez led the Aggies with their all-time best finish finishing fifth at 3-under 213, a career-high 54 holes. Cook, playing in only his second collegiate tournament, was tied for 20th at 3 of 219.

For more information on Utah State’s golf program, follow the Aggies on Twitter at @USUMensGolf, on Facebook at USUMensGolf and on Instagram at USUGolf.

Wyoming Cowboy Classic
Date: April 4 and 5, 2022
Host Course: Whirlwind Golf Club at Wild Horse Pass (Cattail Course)
By: 72
Footage: 7,334
Live Score: https://bit.ly/3uOg4tb

Utah State Membership
1. Esteban Jaramillo (First-year student)
2. Javier Vazquez (second year student)
3. Cameron Tucker (Senior)
4. Luis Gerardo Cantu (First-year student)
5. John Cook (second year student)



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