Women's Golf Roundup from the Deserts

April 5, 2009

On Sunday, the top-ranked UCLA women's golf team finished sixth at the PING/ASU Invitational and senior Tiffany Joh tied for 21st at the Kraft Nabisco Championship in Palm Springs.

The Bruins posted a team score of 300 (+12) in the final round and finished with a 54-hole total of 897 (+33), 16 strokes behind first-place Oklahoma State. Purdue captured second at 882 (+18), followed by Arizona State at 886 (+22) and USC at 891 (+27). New Mexico finished fifth at 893 (+29).

Sophomore Glory Yang led the UCLA players, tying for 11th place at 223 (+7) after posting a final round of 76 (+4). Freshman Stephanie Kono tied for 15th place at 224 (+2) after carding a 74 (+2). Senior Ryann O'Toole tied for 23rd place at 226 (+10). She posted a score of 76 (+4) in the final round. Tied for 33rd place was sophomore Maria Jose Uribe at 228 (+12) after signing for a 74 (+2) on Sunday. Finally, Sydnee Michaels tied for 43rd place at 231 (+15) following a score of 77 (+5). Playing as an individual, freshman Brianna Do tied for 82nd place at 29-over par 245.

At the LPGA's first major of the year, UCLA senior Tiffany Joh posted a final round 71 (-1) and tied for 21st place at 290 (+2). She also tied for low amateur honors. In the final round, Joh was the model of consistency, stringing together 16 straight pars before making a birdie at the par 3 17th hole. She made par at the 72nd hole.

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EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
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