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Conference Golf Championships Underway for Men and Women

Conference golf championships got underway Monday across the nation and will continue through Wednesday.

Here is a brief summary of the first round involving Utah colleges:

In the Women’s West Coast Conference at Blackhill Country Club in Danville, California, BYU holds the first round lead by five shots over Pepperdine.

In the Men’s West Coast Conference also at Blackhill Country Club BYU is tied for sixth place and is 19 shots behind St. Mary’s.

In the Women’s Big Sky Conference at Boulder Creek GC in Nevada, Southern Utah stands in fourth place, but only nine shots off the lead, and Weber State is in sixth place, another four shots back.

Complete results can be seen at:

In the Men’s PacWest Conference at Wigwam Golf Course in Arizona, Dixie State is in second place and Dane Nelson is in second place individually.

Scores were not available for the Western Athletic Conference that includes Utah Valley University.