Bruins Qualify for Sixth Straight NCAA Championship

May 13, 2006

The second-ranked UCLA women's golf team qualified for its sixth straight NCAA Championship with a second place finish at the NCAA West Regionals Saturday at Washington National Golf Course in Auburn, Wash.

The Bruins posted a score of 296 (+8) in the final round and compiled a 54-hole total of 887 (+23). Purdue won the title with a three-round score of 881 (+17) after posting a score of 298 (+10) on Saturday. Washington placed third at 885 (+24), followed by Stanford at 986 (+32), Georgia at 900 (+36), UNLV at 904 (+40) Arizona at 910 (+46) and Arkansas at 911 (+47).

Individually for the Bruins, senior Susie Mathews and freshman Jane Park tied for fifth place with 54-hole scores of 220 (+4). Mathews posted a score of even par 72 and Park carded a 76 (+4) in the final round. Freshman Tiffany Joh tied for 17th at 225 (+9), sophomore Amie Cochran tied for 24th at 226 (+10) and junior Hannah Jun tied for 32nd at 228 (+12).

Washington's Paige Mackenzie won medalist honors with a three-round total of 208 (-8) after firing a final round score of 71 (-1).

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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