Golfers Chasing the Leaders at UCF Challenge

March 9, 2009

UCLA and Arizona State were in a two-horse race to the finish after 36 holes Monday at the UCF Challenge at RedTail Golf Club in Sorrento, Fla.

The Bruins lost their two-stroke lead in Round 2, posting a team score of 287 (-1) and trailed the Sun Devils by a stroke entering Tuesday's final round. UCLA was second at 569 (-7) and ASU was first at 568 (-8) after carding a team score of 284 (-4) in the second round. The two teams are ranked first or second nationally, depending which poll is used.

Oklahoma State was third at 575 (-1), followed by USC at 577 (+1). Auburn was fifth at 584 (+8).

Individually for the Bruins, sophomores Glory Yang and Maria Jose Uribe were tied for fifth place at four-under par 140. On Monday, Uribe fired a two-under par 70 and Yang posted an even par 72. Freshman Stephanie Kono was tied for 12th place at 142 (-2) after carding her second straight 71 (-1). Senior Maiya Tanaka and junior Sydnee Michaels each posted scores of 74 (+2). Tanaka was tied for 39th at 147 (+3) and Michaels was tied for 47th at 149 (+5).

Senior Ryann O'Toole, playing as an individual, was tied for 76th at 155 (+11) after posting a second-round score of 76 (+4).

Florida's Jessica Yadloczky remained in first place at eight-under par 136 after firing a second round score of 70 (-2).

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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
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