UW Tied For Seventh Heading Into Final Round Of UNLV Spring Invite

March 11, 2008

BOULDER CREEK, Nev. - Washington's Christina Yoon shot an even-par 72 to lead the Husky women's golf team during the second round of the UNLV Spring Invite at Boulder Creek Golf Club, Tuesday.

The Husky sophomore is 1-over 145 overall and tied for 16th on the individual leaderboard heading into Wednesday's final round. As a team, Washington shot a second-round score of 9-over 297 and is tied for seventh with Campbell and UC Davis. The Huskies are 14-over 590.

Washington State leads the team race as the only squad under par at 2-under 574. The Cougars shot 1-over 289 on Tuesday and hold a three-stroke lead over BYU (1-over 577). Texas Tech sits in third place (2-over 578) and San Francisco is in fourth (5-over 581).

After leading the Huskies on the first day, freshman Anya Alvarez slipped back into a tie for 21st shooting a 2-over 74 in the second round. Alvarez is 2-over 146 after carding an even-par 72 in the first round.

Freshman Nicole Ferrero shot 1-over 73 in the second round and is tied for 46th at 7-over 151. Sophomore Molly Aronsson is tied for 51st (8-over 152) and freshman Katie Saucier is tied for 64th (10-over 154).

Oregon's Cathryn Bristow and Idaho's Kelly Nakashima lead the field at 6-under 138. Bristow carded back-to-back scores of 3-under 69, while Nakashima shot a 4-under 68 in the first round and a 2-under 70 in the second. The top 14 players are under-par for the tournament.

The UNLV Spring Invite wraps up Wednesday with the final round slated to tee off at 7:30 a.m. Live scoring for the event is available at Golfstat.com

UNLV Spring Invite
Boulder Creek Golf Club; Boulder Creek, Nev.
Par 72/6,204 yards

Team Results (Through Second Round)
1. Washington State 285-289-574 (-2)
2. BYU 293-284-577 (+1)
3. Texas Tech 292-286-578 (+2)
4. San Francisco 291-290-581 (+5)
5. Oregon 292-291-583 (+7)
6. UNLV 284-302-586 (+10)
7. Campbell 297-293-590 (+14)
7. Washington 293-297-590 (+14)
7. UC Davis 296-294-590 (+14)
10. Idaho 297-295-592 (+16)
11. Indiana 295-299-594 (+18)
11. Fresno State 301-293-594 (+18)
13. Colorado State 304-294-598 (+22)
14. Sacramento State 299-301-600 (+24)
15. New Mexico State 305-302-607 (+31)
16. Kansas State 311-301-612 (+36)
17. Long Beach State 321-309-630 (+54)
18. Eastern Washington 322-315-637 (+61)

Washington Results (Through Second Round)
16. Christina Yoon 73-72-145 (+1)
21. Anya Alvarez 72-74-146 (+2)
46. Nicole Ferrero 78-73-151 (+7)
51. Molly Aronsson 74-78-152 (+8)
64. Katie Saucier 74-80-154 (+10)

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