Bruins Take the 36-Hole Lead in Arizona

April 1, 2006

The second-ranked UCLA women's golf team took the lead after two rounds at the PING/ASU Invitational, hosted at the Karsten Golf Course in Tempe, AZ.

The Bruins posted a team score of 289 (+1), the lowest score of the day, and built a four-shot lead with a 36-hole score of 577 (+1). Arizona State, which held a five-shot first round lead, ballooned with a 10-over par score of 298 for a two-round total of 581 (+5). Texas A&M was third at 587 (+11), followed by USC at 593 (+17) and Pepperdine at 600 (+24).

UCLA senior Susie Mathews inched up the leader board with a one-under par score of 71 for a two-round total of 143 (-1) and was tied for fifth place. Freshman Tiffany Joh carded her second straight 72 and was tied for seventh at even par 144. Sophomore Amie Cochran improved a stroke from Friday and posted a 72 and was tied for ninth place at 145 (+1). In 11th place was freshman Jane Park, whose 74 left her at 146 (+2). Freshman Ryann O'Toole was tied for 32nd at 151 (+7).

Arizona State's Tiffany Tavee lost three strokes to par and nine strokes from her first round score on Saturday. The first round leader was tied for second at 141 (-3) despite a 75 (+3) in the second round. Ashley Knoll of Texas A&M moved into first place with a 70 (-2) for a 36-hole total of 140 (-4).

Final round action continues on Sunday.

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EVENT INFORMATION
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Friday, Apr 01
vs. Liz Murphey ...
Athens, GA
1st (-2, 286)
Saturday, Apr 02
vs. Liz Murphey ...
Athens, GA
Story
Sunday, Apr 03
vs. Liz Murphey ...
Athens, GA
2nd in Match Play
Friday, Apr 08
vs. PING/ASU ...
Tempe, AZ
Story
Saturday, Apr 09
vs. PING/ASU ...
Tempe, AZ
Story
Sunday, Apr 10
vs. PING/ASU ...
Tempe, AZ
1st (-12, 852)
Monday, Apr 18
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Pleasanton, CA
Story
Tuesday, Apr 19
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Pleasanton, CA
Story
Wednesday, Apr 20
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Pleasanton, CA
2nd (-15, 849)
Thursday, May 05
vs. NCAA Regionals
Bryan, TX
Story
Friday, May 06
vs. NCAA Regionals
Bryan, TX
Story
Saturday, May 07
vs. NCAA Regionals
Bryan, TX
3rd (+1, 865)
Friday, May 20
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Story
Saturday, May 21
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Story
Sunday, May 22
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Story
Monday, May 23
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
1st (-8, 1,144)
Tuesday, May 24
vs. Oregon
Eugene, OR
Won 4-0-1
Tuesday, May 24
vs. Washington
Eugene, OR
Lost 3-1-1
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS