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48 > Image 48 of Kentucky Alumni, vol. 75, no. 3, Fall 2004

Part of Kentucky alumnus

l gperte gleenlnge Three Wildcats cn Caches Preseason All-SEC Team UK will host a First/Second Round 2007 NCAA Q Basketball toumament game in Rupp Arena, March 16 Three W1ldatS dcfenswe Gnd I _ _ _ Sweet Pea Burns, strong safety ,i l and 18. . .Former University of Kentucky point guard Mlke Williams, and linebacker i Saul Smith, son of Wildcats coach Tubby Smith, is now an Dustin Williams, were named to l assistant coach at Tennessee Tech, recently hired by l gliilggzgggsnlggiligiggc/2,1%,am I Golden Eagles coach Mike Sutton, a former UK assistant released by the league OffiC_ , I coach . . . Former UK football player Dennis Johnson, _BU1` i 3 fi{Stt6m Sblbctibil, j now in his third season with the Arizona Cardinals, sgggslgggcgm Q returned "home" in July to hold his first football camp for thlydqcam (;hOi(;_ lllll, I kids. His brother, Derrick Johnson, and current Lexington SEEUSJ? whe Yagi Hamed tv AH' I I i li'! Horsemen Dougie Allen and Champ Kelly participated as made g2 ;:ki;S1;Ogi2gl;%O Sweat Pea Bums { coaches. So did previous UK teammates and current NFL the SEC with 18 tackles for loss. players Artose Pinner (Detroit Lions), Eric Kelly xlglzcx/gl;Eg;Sfg$(gl;;i3/2 ta;;;` I . (Houston Texans) and Chris Demaree (San Francisco breakups, and One lmereepgell V l i 49ers) Congratulations to Dale Brown who received Dustin Williams was one of the . I l I his degree in May. Brown, completed his degree ten years ;;;2g;gv;?s;(5; ggcfglg SEC last i i i after the end of playing days . . . Steve Flesch won his first Bums also has bgn selected A l PGA Championship in May the HP Classic of New Or- Preseasbb bfsbteam AILSEC bY l _ . . . . . _ Blue Ribbon Magazine, Lindyk lg kk E A leans with a dramatic finish when a final round score of Magazine Phipps Magazine gk . , l 65 put him into a playoff with Bob Estes which he Southegsfern Football Sgtnrklayg, . . it . . Nllke Wllllams l promptly ended on the first playoff hole by sinking a 35- ]L;$h;NeS ggllofzh, foot putt for a birdie . . . John Holmes won his match to tl.1;l%%gl/IC(;a?agI thE5 V k help the American team clinch a 32-28 victory over Team Coaches. . Ja an in the Fu`i Xerox USA vs. Ja an Colle iate Golf . P . . J. . P ,P elr cmu Pushes I . Championships rn Ichrhara, Japan. Holmes score was the aa V; * . . . . Team to Success I _, best of the day . . . In mid-July freshman high jumper Mrke Kentucky golf Coach Brian Craig Mason won the mens high jump, collecting Canadas first has had 3 passion fel- golf slnee medal at the 2004 World Junior Championships in he Was 10 Y3T$ old and had big s e Grosseto, Italy. Mason, who lives in Nanoose Bay, B.C., is PPPPFPP SO far those dreams are C J coming true. He played golf at l a member of the UK track and field team . . .An0ther Ashton College and then profes- Dustin Williams Canadian, Sheray Thomas, played basketball with the SIOHKHY bfr tk1s_th1b at I U d 21 C d. d . . t t. I ft. UK three years ago. Since then he has become one of * n cp am mn Squa m m cmg mm compa I Km the countrys most successful coaches, leading the Uni- this summer. versity of Kentucky to a top-10 finish at the NCAA _ Division I mens golf championships in June. In 2003, Kentucky advanced to the NCAA championships for l the first time in 15 years, finishing in 26th place. This . year, the squad won its first NCAA Central Regional T championship and entered the last round of NCAA championship play in second place, before eventually finishing eighth.Thats the highest finish in school his- tory. Every starter from that team returns for the 2005 season. 46 KENTUCKY ALUMNI