Bruins Finish First Day in Texas
Oct. 28, 2012
The UCLA Women's Golf team finished the first round of the Longhorn Invitational today in Austin, TX, with the Bruins scoring 304 (+16) after 18. The score leaves the Bruins in 11th headed into Monday's second round of play.
The Bruins finished ahead of familiar foe Pepperdine, as the Waves finished at 307 (+19) to settle behind the Bruins in 12th. Kent State ended their day in 10th, scoring a 300 (+12). Top 10 foes #9 Alabama finished the day in first, going four under at 284 (-4) to finish firmly ahead of their SEC Rival Arkansas at 288 (E). #10 Arizona State finished in third, ahead of #6 Florida as the Sun Devils and Gators finished at 290 (+2) and 293 (+5) respectively.
The Bruins were lead on the individual front by Erynne Lee, as the sophomore birdied her last two holes to card a 69 (-3) and finish in a three-way tie for second atop the individual leaderboard. Lee's score is the best by a UCLA woman this season. Next was junior Ani Gulugian, who notched a 76 (+4) to finish a stroke ahead of senior Lee Lopez at 77 (+5). Freshman Louise Ridderstrom finished with an 82 (+10) to round out the scoring.
Round two is this Monday, Oct. 29th. For tee times and pairings click here.
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