Golfers Take First Round Lead in Texas

March 26, 2010

The second-ranked UCLA women's golf team took the first round lead in the Betsy Rawls Invitational, hosted at the University of Texas Golf Course in Austin.

The Bruins posted a team score of 295 (+7) and led by a stroke after the opening round. A trio of Texas schools -- Texas, Texas Christian and Texas A&M -- were within four strokes along with the University of Oregon, which was tied for fourth place.

Individually for the Bruins sophomore Stephanie Kono birdied four of her last seven holes to post an opening round score of 71 (-1), which was tied for third place. Freshman Tiffany Lua was tied for 12th place after carding a 74 (+2). Senior Sydnee Michaels and sophomore Brianna Do were tied for 22nd after posting scores of 75 (+3) and junior Glory Yang was tied for 41st after a first round 77 (+5).

Shannon Fah of Texas and Sara Zwartynski were the co-leaders after the first round with scores of 70 (-2).

Second round action continues Saturday.


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Sunday, Feb 07 - All Day PST
vs. Northrop Grumman ...
Palos Verdes Estates, CA
Monday, Feb 08 - All Day PST
vs. Northrop Grumman ...
Palos Verdes Estates, CA
Tuesday, Feb 09 - All Day PST
vs. Northrop Grumman ...
Palos Verdes Estates, CA
Sunday, Feb 21 - All Day PST
vs. Allstate Sugar Bowl ...
New Orleans, LA
Monday, Feb 22 - All Day PST
vs. Allstate Sugar Bowl ...
New Orleans, LA
Tuesday, Feb 23 - All Day PST
vs. Allstate Sugar Bowl ...
New Orleans, LA
Monday, Feb 29 - All Day PST
vs. Bruin Wave ...
San Luis Obispo, CA
Tuesday, Mar 01 - All Day PST
vs. Bruin Wave ...
San Luis Obispo, CA
Monday, Mar 21 - All Day PST
vs. SDSU Farms ...
Rancho Santa Fe, CA
Tuesday, Mar 22 - All Day PST
vs. SDSU Farms ...
Rancho Santa Fe, CA
Wednesday, Mar 23 - All Day PST
vs. SDSU Farms ...
Rancho Santa Fe, CA
Friday, Apr 01 - All Day PST
vs. Liz Murphey ...
Athens, GA
Saturday, Apr 02 - All Day PST
vs. Liz Murphey ...
Athens, GA
Sunday, Apr 03 - All Day PST
vs. Liz Murphey ...
Athens, GA
Friday, Apr 08 - All Day PST
vs. PING/ASU ...
Tempe, AZ
Saturday, Apr 09 - All Day PST
vs. PING/ASU ...
Tempe, AZ
Sunday, Apr 10 - All Day PST
vs. PING/ASU ...
Tempe, AZ
Monday, Apr 18 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Pleasanton, CA
Tuesday, Apr 19 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Pleasanton, CA
Wednesday, Apr 20 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Pleasanton, CA
Thursday, May 05 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals
TBA
Friday, May 06 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals
TBA
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS