KU Golfers Win Championship

June 7, 2004

LAWRENCE, Kan. – Junior Kevin Ward and freshman Gary Woodland won the 2004 Kansas Golf Association Fourball Championship on Saturday, June 5 at Alvamar Country Club.

The duo breezed through the quarterfinal round, winning by six holes and defeated their semifinal opponents by two holes on Friday.

Ward and Woodland then met up with former Kansas golfers, Tyler Shelton and Jay Hepler in the final round. After the first 18 holes, Ward and Woodland found themselves three-up. They kept the momentum going and easily took the championship by six holes.

Jayhawk golfers have now taken home the Fourball title four of the last five years.