Bruins Hit Jackpot in Las Vegas

March 11, 2007

The UCLA men's golf Gold Team captured its first tournament title of 2007 and sophomore Lucas Lee won his second individual crown in two weeks at the Southern Highlands Collegiate Invitational near Las Vegas, NV.

UCLA posted the day's low score -- a one-under par 287 -- for a 54-hole total of 874 (+10), three shots in front of top-ranked Georgia, which led the tournament after 36 holes. Arizona placed third at 885 (+21), followed by fourth-place UNLV at 886 (+22) and fifth-place Minnesota at 888 (+24).

UCLA sophomore Lucas Lee won his second event in as many weeks, capturing the title with an even par round of 72 for a three-round total of 213 (-3). Last week, Lee won the Braveheart Classic. The Southern Highlands title was the fourth of Lee's UCLA career.

Junior Kevin Chappell placed ninth at 218 (+2) after posting a 72 (E) and sophomore Erik Flores tied for 13th at 221 (+5) after carding a 69 (-3). Sophomore James Lee posted a 74 (+2) to tie for 34th at 226 (+10) and junior Daniel Im tied for 39th at 227 (+11).

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EVENT INFORMATION
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Saturday, Feb 27
vs. The Hayt
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
Story
Sunday, Feb 28
vs. The Hayt
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
8th (+30, 894)
Monday, Feb 29
vs. TMC Spring ...
Santa Clarita, CA
Story
Tuesday, Mar 01
vs. TMC Spring ...
Santa Clarita, CA
Story
Monday, Mar 07
vs. Southern Highlands ...
Las Vegas, NV
Story
Tuesday, Mar 08
vs. Southern Highlands ...
Las Vegas, NV
Story
Wednesday, Mar 09
vs. Southern Highlands ...
Las Vegas, NV
15th (+60, 924)
Thursday, Mar 24
vs. The Goodwin
Stanford, CA
Story
Friday, Mar 25
vs. The Goodwin
Stanford, CA
Story
Saturday, Mar 26
vs. The Goodwin
Stanford, CA
T-14th (+31, 871)
Monday, Apr 11
vs. Western ...
Santa Cruz, CA
Story
Tuesday, Apr 12
vs. Western ...
Santa Cruz, CA
Story
Wednesday, Apr 13
vs. Western ...
Santa Cruz, CA
9th (+39, 1,089)
Friday, Apr 29
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Salt Lake City, UT
Story
Saturday, Apr 30
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Salt Lake City, UT
Story
Sunday, May 01
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Salt Lake City, UT
8th (+45, 1,465)
Monday, May 16
vs. NCAA Regionals
Kohler, WI
Story
Tuesday, May 17
vs. NCAA Regionals
Kohler, WI
Story
Wednesday, May 18
vs. NCAA Regionals
Kohler, WI
10th (+12, 876)
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