Hoey Ties For Fourth At Northern Trust Open Collegiate Showcase|
Feb. 17, 2015
Sophomore Rico Hoey carded a 74 as one of 14 collegiate players that competed in the inaugural Northern Trust Open Collegiate Showcase on Monday (Feb. 16).
Hoey, a 2014 All-American third teamer and the 2014 Pac-12 Freshman of the Year, tied for sixth in the 14-player field at The Riviera C.C. Wake Forest's Will Zalatoris took first with a 67, earning a spot in this week's Northern Trust Open.
Hoey played with former Trojan and PGA veteran Dave Stockton Jr. as well as two other amateurs in the new event. Stockton Jr. and his amateurs tied for third in the best ball competition with a 61.
The team representing Oregon and led by Casey Martin won the best ball competition with a 59 and $50,000 toward the golf program.