Women's Golf Takes Second Round Lead in Arizona

March 31, 2012

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The No.1 ranked UCLA women's golf team assumed the 36-hole lead Saturday at the PING/ASU Invitational at ASU's Karsten Golf Course in Tempe, AZ.

The Bruins posted the best score of the day -- a three-under par 281 -- and captured the second round lead at 565 (-3). They led second-place Texas and Texas A&M (575, +6) by nine shots and fourth-place UC Davis and host Arizona State (578, +10) by 13 strokes. The Sun Devils, who held the first round lead on Friday, slipped with a 14-over par score of 298 on Saturday.

Individually for the Bruins, junior Tiffany Lua remained as hot at the 90-degree temperatures, firing her second straight sub-70 score -- a sizzling, two-under par 69. She led the field at 137 (-5). Sophomore Ani Gulugian moved into a tie for fourth at 141 (-1) after posting a 69 (-2) in the second round. Junior Lee Lopez was tied for 11th at 143 (+1) following her round of even par 71 and freshman Erynne Lee was tied for 23rd at 145 (+3) after a round of 72 (+1). Senior Brianna Do fell into a tie for 57th at eight-over 150 after a round of 78 (+8) on Saturday.

Final round play continues Sunday.

For complete results and final round pairings, 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 - 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
Saturday, May 07 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals
TBA
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS