Bruins Earn Third Straight Trip to NCAA Championships

May 10, 2003

The 11th-ranked UCLA women's golf team vaulted into third place as a result of freshman Susie Mathews' hot scoring at the NCAA West Regional, hosted by Arizona State at the Karsten Golf Course in Tempe, AZ.

The Bruins posted a final round score of 294, six-over par, and jumped from fifth place to third with a 54-hole total of 892. They finished behind USC at 870 and Oklahoma State at 880. Pepperdine placed fourth at 897, followed by Arizona State and Ohio State, which tied for fifth at 902. Washington State finished seventh at 904 and Stanford survived the cut in eighth place at 905.

These eight teams qualified for the NCAA Championships, May 21-24, at Purdue University. Eight teams from the Central and East Regionals also will participate at the NCAA Championshps.

Individually for UCLA, Mathews fired a final round, four-under par 68 to leap-frog from 24th place into a tie for sixth at 218, two-over par. Sophomore Charlotte Mayorkas tied for 16th at 222 and junior Gina Umeck finished 23rd at 224. Juniors Hana Kim and Melissa Martin tied for 34th and 74th, respectively.

UNLV's Sunny Oh won the tournament with a five-under par total of 211 and will play in the national championship tournament as an individual. Tanya Dergal of USC and Kim Welch of Washington State tied for second at 213.

For complete results, access GolfStat.com


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Sunday, Feb 07
vs. Northrop Grumman ...
Palos Verdes Estates, CA
Story
Monday, Feb 08
vs. Northrop Grumman ...
Palos Verdes Estates, CA
Story
Tuesday, Feb 09
vs. Northrop Grumman ...
Palos Verdes Estates, CA
T-5th (+26, 878)
Sunday, Feb 21
vs. Allstate Sugar Bowl ...
New Orleans, LA
Story
Monday, Feb 22
vs. Allstate Sugar Bowl ...
New Orleans, LA
Story
Tuesday, Feb 23
vs. Allstate Sugar Bowl ...
New Orleans, LA
T-6th (+17, 881)
Monday, Feb 29
vs. Bruin Wave ...
San Luis Obispo, CA
Story
Tuesday, Mar 01
vs. Bruin Wave ...
San Luis Obispo, CA
1st (+4, 868)
Monday, Mar 21
vs. SDSU March Mayhem at ...
Rancho Santa Fe, CA
Story
Tuesday, Mar 22
vs. SDSU March Mayhem at ...
Rancho Santa Fe, CA
Story
Wednesday, Mar 23
vs. SDSU March Mayhem at ...
Rancho Santa Fe, CA
3rd in Match Play
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 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals
Bryan, TX
Friday, May 06 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals
Bryan, TX
Saturday, May 07 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals
Bryan, TX
Friday, May 20 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Saturday, May 21 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Sunday, May 22 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Monday, May 23 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Tuesday, May 24 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Wednesday, May 25 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS