Blue Team Sizzles in Bakersfield

Feb. 26, 2007

The UCLA men's golf Blue Team was in first place after 36 holes of the Cal State Bakersfield Spring Invitational, hosted by Seven Oaks CC in Bakersfield Monday.

The Bruins broke the single round tournament record in the morning with a team score of 271 (-18). Their afternoon score of 280 (-8) gave them a two-round total of 551 (-25), 18 shots in front of second place CS Bakersfield. Cal State San Bernardino was third at 572 (-4), followed by UC San Diego at 573 (-3). Tied for fifth place were Grand Canyon and Sonoma State at 574 (-2).

Individually for the Bruins, sophomore Lucas Lee fired rounds of 65-67--132 (-12) and was the second round leader. Junior Craig Leslie posted rounds of 65-72--137 (-7) and was in fifth place. Freshman Charlie Harris was tied for ninth at 140 (-4) after consecutive 70s, and senior Chris Heintz was tied for 12th at 142 (-2) after posting a pair of 71s. Freshman Jason Kang was tied for 28th at 145 (+1) after carding rounds of 73-72. Junior Brandon Christianson, playing as an individual, was tied for 52nd at 149 (+5) after rounds of 73-76.

Final round action continues Tuesday.


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
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)
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS