Golfers Fifth after Day Two at RedTail

March 10, 2008

The second-ranked UCLA women's golf team was in fifth place and junior All-American Tiffany Joh remained in contention at the UCF Challenge at RedTail Golf Club in Sorrento, Fla.

The Bruins posted a team score of 291 (+3) on Monday for a 36-hole total of 577 (+1). They trailed top-ranked and first-place Duke by 13 strokes. The Blue Devils overtook the lead with a six-under par round of 282 and owned a 12-under par total of 564. Purdue was second at 572 (-4), followed by USC and Florida at 575 (-1).

Joh posted a round of 69 (-3) that featured five birdies and two bogeys. She was alone in sixth place at 139 (-5), three shots off the pace set by Duke's Allison Whitaker, who carded a 71 (-1) for a two-day total of 136 (-8).

UCLA freshman Maria Jose Uribe rose eight spots with a second-round score of 71 (-1) and was tied for 13th at 143 (-1). Sophomore Sydnee Michaels posted a 75 (+3) and fell into a tie for 36th at 147 (+3). Freshman Glory Yang signed for a 77 (+5) and was tied for 60th at 150 (+6) with junior Ryann O'Toole, who posted a 78 (+6).

Whitaker held a one-stroke lead over teammate Amanda Blumenherst, who fired a 68 (-4) in the second round and had a 36-hole total of 137 (-7).

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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