May 19, 2001
Corvallis, Ore. -
UC Santa Barbara senior Jeff Wood ended his collegiate golf career this weekend with a 96th-place finish at the NCAA West Regional.
Wood, who advanced as an individual, shot a 13-over par 229 and he tied for 96th with three other players. The field consisted of 141 players. Wood shot a rounds of 75 (1st), 77 (2nd) and 77 (3rd). His appearance in the Regional capped an outstanding career for the senior from Fortuna, California.
Wood led the Gauchos all season. His individual championship at the Big West Tournament helped UCSB finish in a tie for second at the tournament. In addition, he recorded a victory at the Oregon Duck Invitational in Eugene, Oregon.