Woodland Shines During PGA Tour Qualifying School

Dec. 5, 2008

LA QUINTA, Calif. –

Former Jayhawk Gary Woodland has excelled half-way through the final round of the 2008 PGA Tour Qualifying School. Woodland is currently tied for 11th place after three of the six rounds of play at the PGA West Nicklaus and TPC Stadium courses in La Quinta, Calif.

Woodland in his first three rounds of the event has fired rounds of 70, 64, and 71 for a three-round total of 205.

Woodland’s collegiate career featured four career victories, along with 10 other top-10 finishes. Woodland ended his Jayhawk career with a 73.44 scoring average.

The top-25 finishers plus ties will earn their full 2009 PGA Tour Card. All remaining participants will earn some form of PGA Nationwide Tour Cards.

James Nitties and Glen Day lead the event at 15-under par, four strokes ahead of Woodland. For complete results visit www.pgatour.com

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