McANDIE ENDS UP EIGHTH

June 27, 2002 12:00 am

CORVALLIS — Todd McAndie of La Grande finished in a five-way tie for eighth place Wednesday in the 2002 PGA Junior Series at the Trysting Tree Golf Club.

McAndie shot a 76 for a three-day total of 227, 11 over par and 12 strokes behind the winner, Chandler Cocco of Bend, in the boys' 16-17-year-old division.

McAndie had been in an 11th-place tie going into the final round.

Tyler Tucker of La Grande shot an 80 Wednesday, giving him a three-day 234, 18 over par and in a tie for 24th place.

The Corvallis stop was the fifth on the PGA Junior Series. The next event is July 1-3 at the Ridgecrest Golf Club in Nampa, Idaho.