Bruins 24th After First Round At NCAA Championships

May 21, 2002

The UCLA women's golf team is tied for 24th after the first round at the NCAA Championships, hosted by the University of Washington at Washington National Golf Course.

The Bruins posted a score of 314, 26-over par, their worst 18-hole team score of the season. Arizona leads the field at 285, three-under par, followed by Duke and defending NCAA champion Georgia at 294.

Individually, sophomore Melissa Martin is tied for 19th place at one-over par 73. Freshman Yvonne Choe is tied for 94th at 79. Freshman Charlotte Mayorkas, senior Alicia Um and sophomore Gina Umeck each posted nine-over par scores of 81 and are tied at 112th place.

Duke's Virada Nirapathpongporn fired a score of 68, four-under par, and leads the field by one shot. Georgia's Summer Sirmons is second at three-under par 69. Seven players, including top-ranked Lorena Ochoa of Arizona, are tied for third place at two-under par 70.

Second round action continues Tuesday. For complete scores and results, visit golfstat.com.


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