UCLA Captures Third Place at the Battle at Rancho Bernardo Inn

March 22, 2011

Rancho Bernardo, CA -

Follow UCLA Athletics on Twitter
UCLA Athletics on Facebook

The No. 2/No. 3 (Golfweek/Golfstat) ranked UCLA women's golf team battled through cold conditions once again and earned a third place finish at the Battle at Rancho Bernardo Inn.

The Bruins recorded a final round score of 290 (+2) to give them an overall score of 887 (+23). They lost by eight strokes to winners Purdue, who posted a tournament score of 879 (+15). USC took home second place with a total of 886 (+22), while Georgia and Auburn rounded out the top five with scores of 903 (+39) and 905 (+41) respectively.

Individually, junior Stephanie Kono posted a 71 (-1) to finish tied for 8th at 220 (+4). She now leads the team with four top-10 finishes and ten rounds under par on the year. Sophomore Tiffany Lua shot a 74 (+2) for her final round to give her a tournament score of 223 (+7), good for a tie for 13th place. Senior Glory Yang recorded a final round 72 (E) after birdying her final hole to finish at 224 (+8), putting her in a tie for 16th. Freshman Ani Gulugian recorded a 73 (+1) to end up tied for 20th at 225 (+9) while sophomore Lee Lopez tied for 23rd at 226 (+10) after putting up a final round 75 (+3). Finally, junior Brianna Do competed as an individual and posted a final round 73 (+1), giving her an overall score of 228 (+12) and putting her in a tie for 31st.

Laura Gonzalez of Purdue was the winner of the tournament with an overall score of 209 (-7).

The Bruins will be back on the course from April 1st to April 3rd for the PING/ASU Invitational in Tempe, AZ.

For complete results from the Battle at Rancho Bernardo Inn, click here.


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Sunday, Sep 27 - All Day PST
vs. ANNIKA ...
Orlando, FL
Monday, Sep 28 - All Day PST
vs. ANNIKA ...
Orlando, FL
Tuesday, Sep 29 - All Day PST
vs. ANNIKA ...
Orlando, FL
Sunday, Oct 18 - All Day PST
vs. Stanford ...
Stanford, CA
Monday, Oct 19 - All Day PST
vs. Stanford ...
Stanford, CA
Tuesday, Oct 20 - All Day PST
vs. Stanford ...
Stanford, CA
Monday, Nov 02 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Preview at ...
Kohala, HI
Tuesday, Nov 03 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Preview at ...
Kohala, HI
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS