No. 15 Cal in Sixth Place after Second Round of Northrup Grumman

Feb. 10, 2009

PALOS VERDES ESTATES, Calif. -

The California Golden Bears remained in sixth place after the second round of the Northrup Grumman Challenge at Palos Verdes Golf Course in Palos Verdes Estates, Calif. The Bears, playing in slightly better conditions in the second round, dropped five strokes off their opening round score to enter the clubhouse with a 312 for the round and a +61 for the tournament, putting them in sixth place among the 16 teams competing. Arizona State continues to lead, posting a +31. Cal is just two strokes behind Denver for fifth place.

Sophomore Pia Halbig had the low round for the Bears and also now has the low overall score for Cal, shooting a four-over 75 on Tuesday. She is tied for 12th place with a 12-over 154 through 36 holes. Senior Shannon Yocum is two strokes behind, tied for 17th place with a 14-over 156. Yocum posted a six-over 77 in the second round. Freshman Diane Kwon dropped three strokes off her first day score to post a seven-over 78 in the second round. She is tied for 34th with a +17. Junior Roseanne Niven dropped four stroked from her first round score to post an 82. Senior Allison Goodman shot an 84.

The tournament concludes Wednesday, Feb. 11 with a final round of 18 holes on the Par 71, 5,912 yard course.

  	California Golden Bear Scores	  	+61 	F 	317 	312 	629T12   	Pia Halbig	   	+12 	F 	79 	75 	154T17   	Shannon Yocum	   	+14 	F 	79 	77 	156T34   	Diane Kwon	   	+17 	F 	81 	78 	159T47   	Allison Goodman	   	+20 	F 	78 	84 	162T72   	Roseanne Niven	   	+26 	F 	86 	82 	168

Team Standings

13 	Arizona State	+31 	F 	  +10 	305 	294 	59922 	Southern California	+44 	F 	  +15 	313 	299 	61231 	UCLA	+51 	F 	  +21 	314 	305 	619411 	Wake Forest	+53 	F 	  +22 	315 	306 	621519 	Denver, Univ. of	+59 	F 	  +22 	321 	306 	627616 	California	+61 	F 	  +28 	317 	312 	629729 	Florida, U of	+66 	F 	  +25 	325 	309 	634T827 	Ohio State	+67 	F 	  +33 	318 	317 	635T813 	Pepperdine	+67 	F 	  +32 	319 	316 	6351020 	Michigan State	+68 	F 	  +36 	316 	320 	63611  	Baylor	+72 	F 	  +31 	325 	315 	6401221 	Stanford	+75 	F 	  +31 	328 	315 	6431325 	Notre Dame, U. of	+83 	F 	  +37 	330 	321 	6511447 	East Carolina Univ.	+85 	F 	  +43 	326 	327 	6531532 	Texas A&M University	+86 	F 	  +39 	331 	323 	65416  	Brigham Young Univ.	+96 	F 	  +44 	336 	328 	664 
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