Bruins Drop to Second at Pac-10 Golf Championship

April 22, 2008

Top-ranked UCLA made just two birdies on the day and fell into second place after 36 holes at the 22nd Pac-10 Women's Golf Championship, hosted by USC at the Palos Verdes Golf Club.

The Bruins, who led the tournament after Monday's round, were 18-over par on Tuesday and posted a score of 302 for a two-round total of 586 (+18). USC, which began the day in second place one stroke behind UCLA, surged into first place with a second round score of 292 (+8) bringing its total to 577 (+9). Arizona State was third at 590 (+22), followed by Oregon and Arizona in a tie for fourth at 600 (+32). California was sixth at 606 (+38), Stanford seventh at 610 (+42) and Washington eighth at 618 (+50). In ninth place was Washington State at 622 (+22), followed by 10th-place Oregon State at 632 (+64).

Individually for the Bruins, junior Tiffany Joh was tied for the lead at even par 142. On Tuesday Joh posted a 73 (+2) after recording two bogeys and 16 pars on her card. Freshman Glory Yang posted a 75 (+4) and was tied for ninth place at 147 (+5). Junior Maiya Tanaka and freshman Maria Jose Uribe each carded rounds of 77 (+6). Uribe was in 23rd place at 151 (+9) and Tanaka was tied for 24th at 152 (+10). Tanaka recorded the Bruins' only two birdies of the day. Sophomore Sydnee Michaels, tied for the lead with Joh entering the second round, dropped 23 spots after carding an 83 (+12). She was tied for 24th.

Tied with Joh in first place was USC's Belen Mozo, who posted her second straight 71.

The final round continues Wednesday.

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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
vs. Allstate Sugar Bowl ...
New Orleans, LA
Story
Monday, Feb 22
vs. Allstate Sugar Bowl ...
New Orleans, LA
Story
Tuesday, Feb 23
vs. Allstate Sugar Bowl ...
New Orleans, LA
T-6th (+17, 881)
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 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals
Bryan, TX
Friday, May 06 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals
Bryan, TX
Saturday, May 07 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals
Bryan, TX
Friday, May 20 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Saturday, May 21 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Sunday, May 22 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Monday, May 23 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Tuesday, May 24 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Wednesday, May 25 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS