UCLA Captures Third Place at the Battle at Rancho Bernardo Inn

March 22, 2011

Rancho Bernardo, CA -

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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, 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