Golfers Trail by Three Shots Entering Final Round

May 7, 2010

The top-ranked UCLA women's golf team was in second place following the second round of the NCAA West Regional Championship, hosted at the Stanford Golf Course in Palo Alto, Calif.

The Bruins posted a team score of 296 (+12) -- the second best round of the day -- and had a 36-hole total of 588 (+20). They trailed first-place Arizona (585, +17) by three strokes. The Wildcats carded the day's best score, 294 (+10). Alabama was third at 595 (+27), followed by Virginia at 596 (+28). There was a three-way tie for fifth place at 597 (+29) between LSU, Texas and Cal. Iowa State was eighth at 599 (+31). The top eight teams after Saturday's final round will advance to the NCAA Championship in two weeks.

Individually for the Bruins, sophomore All-American Stephanie Kono was tied for seventh place at 145 (+3) following a round of 73 (+2) on Friday. Junior Glory Yang had UCLA's best score -- a one-over par 72 -- and was tied for 13th at 147 (+5). Freshman Tiffany Lua moved up 18 spots on the leader board with a score of 73 (+2). She was tied for 17th at 148 (+6). Senior Sydnee Michaels endured a rough day, carding a 78 (+7) after going six-over par on her first nine holes. She was tied for 39th at 151 (+9). Sophomore Brianna Do was tied for 48th at 152 (+10) following a round of 80 (+9).

San Jose State's Madeleine Ziegart held the 36-hole lead at 141 (-1) after posting a 74 (+3) on Saturday. Ziegert held a one-stroke lead over LSU's Morgan McChrystal.

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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