Bruins in Third Place after Opening Round in Colorado

May 10, 2012

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The top-ranked UCLA women's golf team was in third place following the opening round of the NCAA West Regional at Colorado National Golf Club in Erie, CO.

The Bruins posted a first-round score of 290 (+2) and trailed first place Stanford (287, -1) by three shots. North Carolina was in second place at 288 (E). LSU was fourth at 291 (+3), followed by Illinois and Cal in a tie for fifth at 296 (+8).

Redshirt junior Lee Lopez was four-under par through 14 holes before she bogeyed three of the last four holes for a one-under par 71. She was in a tie for fourth place. Sophomore Ani Gulugian was tied for 12th at even par 72. She made two bogeys and two birdies on the outward nine, then made nine straight pars on the inward side. Freshman Erynne Lee was tied for 18th at one-over par 73, following a two-bogey, one-birdie round. Junior Tiffany Lua was four-over on the outward nine, but rallied with a pair of birdies and seven pars on the inward side. She was tied for 32nd at 74 (+2). Senior Brianna Do was tied for 54th at 76 (+4). She was one over par though 14 holes before posting bogeys on three of the last four holes.

Stanford's Sydney Burlison held the first round lead after firing an opening round 67 (-5).

For complete results, statistics and tee times click here.


EVENT INFORMATION
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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
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