March 8, 2009
On Sunday the UCLA women's golf team took the first round lead at the UCF Challenge at RedTail Golf Club in Sorrento, Fla.
The Bruins fired a first round score of 282 (-6) and held a two-stroke lead over No.1 Arizona State (284, -4). Oklahoma State and LSU were at two-under par 286 and Tennessee and Auburn were tied for fifth place at 290 (+2).
Sophomore Glory Yang was tied for second place with three other players at 68 (-4) following a round of six birdies and two bogeys. Maria Jose Uribe was tied for eighth at 70 (-2) after signing a card with three birdies and a bogey. Freshman Stephanie Kono was tied for 12th at one-under par 71. Kono had six birdies and five bogeys. Senior Maiya Tanaka signed for a 72 (+1) and was tied for 32nd and junior Sydnee Michaels was tied for 53rd at 75 (+3).
Senior Ryann O'Toole, playing as an individual, posted a 79 (+7) and was tied for 82nd.
Florida's Jessica Yadloczky held the first round lead after firing a 66 (-6).
For complete scores and tee times, click here.