Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

UNM Men Seeded 7th in Golf Regional.(Final)

Byline: Glen Rosales For the Journal

Playing in a golf tournament like the men's NCAA West Regional is such a step above the regular season, it's almost hard to describe.

At least that's the way the University of New Mexico sees it.

The No. 17 Lobos are the seventh seed in the 27-team tournament, which begins today in Auburn, Wash., at the par-72, 7,183-yard Washington National Golf Club. The 10 best teams advance from the three-day, 54-hole competition to the NCAA Championships on May 27-30 in Stillwater, Okla.

"It's a completely different kind of tournament," said sophomore Jay Reynolds, who helped the Lobos tie for team honors in the West Regional at the UNM Championship Golf Course last season. …

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