UCLA Builds Lead at Tempe Regional

May 17, 2013

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The third-ranked UCLA men's golf team built its lead to 11 strokes entering the second round at the Tempe Regional Friday at the Karsten Golf Course on the Arizona State campus.

The Bruins posted a seven-under par score of 273 in the second round for a 36-hole total of 541 (-19). In second place was Central Florida at eight-under par 552, followed by Georgia at 554 (-6) and fourth-place Texas A&M at 557 (-3). Duke and Arizona State were tied for fifth at 558 (-2).

The top five teams from each of the six regional sites will advance to the NCAA Championship, May 29-June 4, in Atlanta, GA following Saturday's round.

Individually, senior Pedro Figueiredo led the UCLA fivesome with a bogey-free six-under par round of 64 and was tied for third place at 135 (-5). Senior Pontus Widegren and junior Anton Arboleda were tied for ninth place at 136 (-4). Arboleda posted a 69 (-1) on Friday and Widegren carded a 72 (+2). Freshman Jonathan Garrick was tied for 13th at two-under par 138 following his round of 69 (-1). Garrick played the inward nine in three-under par to rally from a two-over par outward nine. Third-year sophomore Manav Shah was tied for 16th at one-under par 139 following his round of 71 (+1).

Central Florida's Greg Eason was the 36-hole leader at 12-under par 128 following a round of 63 (-7) on Friday.

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EVENT INFORMATION
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Saturday, Feb 27
vs. The Hayt
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
Story
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)
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