USA, Lua Take 4-2 lead at Curtis Cup

June 8, 2012

Follow UCLA Athletics on Twitter
UCLA Athletics on Facebook

The United States swept the morning foursomes matches and won one of the afternoon fourball matches to take a 4-2 lead against Great Britain & Ireland in the 37th Curtis Cup at Niarn, Scotland on Friday.

In the morning foursomes (alternate shot) matches, UCLA junior Tiffany Lua and partner Amy Anderson won 2 and 1 against GB&I's Holly Clyburn and Bronte Law. In the other matches, Austin Ernst and Brooke Pancake of the USA defeated Kelly Tidy and Amy Boulden, 1-up, and Lindy Duncan and Lisa McCloskey d. Leona Maguire and Stephanie Meadow, 3 and 2.

In the afternoon four ball (better ball) competition, Lua did not participate and the USA one won of three matches. Anderson teamed with Emily Tubert and won 4 and 3 against Pamela Pretswell and Charley Hull. Pancake and Erica Popson lost 2 and 1 to Tidy and Clyburn and Duncan and McCloskey lost 3 and 2 to Law and Boulden.

To view a photo gallery of the Curtis Cup click here.


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