Bruin Golfers Earn Post-season Acclaim

May 26, 2007

The UCLA women's golf program wrapped up its 2007 season by claiming several individual awards for its players as the NCAA Women's Golf Championship concluded at LPGA International in Daytona Beach Fla.

UCLA's Tiffany Joh, Hannah Jun and Sydnee Michaels each earned post-season honors from the National Golf Coaches Assn. Friday evening.

Joh and Jun were selected to the 2007 NGCA All-America Team. Joh, a sophomore, finished fifth at the NCAA Championship and won the 2007 Pac-10 title. She earned second-team honors.Last season, she was a first team selection. In addition, Joh also earned all-region honors from the NGCA after tying for second place at the NCAA East Regional in Baton Rouge, La.

Jun, a senior, captured two individual crowns in her career prior to placing eighth at this year's national championship. She was named to the third team this season after earning second-team honors from GolfWeek last season and second-team acclaim from the NGCA in 2004.

Michaels, a freshman, earned NGCA All-Region honors after winning the NCAA East Regional on May 12. In her first collegiate victory, Michaels set a school record by posting rounds of 66-68-69--203 (-13) at LSU's University Club.

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