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Sports - February 22, 2019

Sports Shorts

ON THE LINKS ...Stanford senior Brandon Wu matched his career best finish by placing second on Wednesday at The Prestige Presented by Charles Schwab at the Greg Norman Course at PGA West. He carded three back nine birdies in cool, pressure-packed conditions and closed with an even-par 71, but came up one short to Victor Hovland of Oklahoma State, who closed with a 66. Wu completed the 54-hole tournament with a score of 7-under 206 to collect the fifth runner-up showing of his Stanford career. Stanford shared sixth in the 16-team event with a total of 24-over 876, combining for a strong last day total of 7-over 291. The Cardinal B squad claimed 13th at 40-over 892, shooting 308 on Wednesday. David Snyder (74) also snagged a top-20 for Stanford, finishing at 5-over 215. Isaiah Salinda (75) tied for 24th at 6-overe 219, while Henry Shimp the team's best final round with a 69 and tied for 33rd at 8-over 221.

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