Bruins Grab First Round Lead at Regional Challenge

Feb. 11, 2008

The top-ranked UCLA women's golf team raced to the first round lead after Day One of the Regional Challenge at the Palos Verdes Golf Club in Palos Verdes, CA.

The Bruins posted a team score of 288 (+4) and led second place USC, Florida, BYU and Pepperdine by 10 strokes. Stanford was sixth at 16-over par 300.

A foursome of Bruins was among the Top 10 individuals. Sophomore Sydnee Michaels and freshman Glory Yang were tied for third place at even par 71. Junior Tiffany Joh and Maria Jose Uribe were tied for 10th place at 73 (+2). Junior Ryann O'Toole's score did not count in team scoring and she was tied for 38th with a 77 (+6).

Two Bruins played as individual competitors. Junior Maiya Tanaka was tied for 19th place at 75 (+4) and sophomore Lalita Boonnoppornkul was tied for 81st after posting an 84 (+13).

TCU's Valentine Derrey was the first round leader at one-under par 70.

Second round action of the 54-hole event continues on Tuesday.

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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
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