Bruins Tied for Fourth after Round One in Florida

March 9, 2008

The second-ranked UCLA women's golf team was tied for fourth place after the first day of competition at the UCF Challenge at RedTail Golf Course in Sorrento, Fla.

The Bruins posted a team score of 286 (-2) and were tied for fourth place with Oklahoma State. Both teams weren't far behind the leaders with first round pace setter USC leading after 18 holes with a score of 281 (-7). Top-ranked Duke was one stroke back at 282 (-6) followed by third-place Pepperdine at 285 (-3).

Individually for the Bruins, junior Tiffany Joh was tied for ninth place after posting an opening round 70 (-2). Joh was three-under par after recording her third back nine birdie, but she finished with a bogey at the 15th and three straight pars. Junior Ryan O'Toole, sophomore Sydnee Michaels and freshman Maria Jose Uribe were tied for 21st place at even par 72. Michaels birdied her final two holes to reach level par. Freshman Glory Yang was tied for 46th at two-over par 74.

Duke's Alison Whitaker took the first round lead with a 65 (-7).

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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