No. 10 California in Third Place After First Round at Turtle Bay
Nov. 2, 2009
KAHUKU, HAWAII -
The No. 10 California Golden Bears women's golf team shot a two-over 290 in the opening round of the Turtle Bay Resort Collegiate Invitational in Hawaii, putting them in third place after the first 18 holes. Pia Halbig and Diane Kwon are both in the top-10.
Cal's team score put them one stroke ahead of USC. They trail second place San Jose State by two strokes. UC Davis leads the field of 18 teams after posting a 281 (-7) on the par-72 6,361 yard Palmer Course.
Junior Pia Halbig, who came into the tournament ranked No. 19 among all individual collegiate women golfers, carded a two-under 70 to tie for fourth place among individuals. Sophomore Dian Kwon was also under par, shooting a 70 (-1) to tie for sixth place in the field of 93 golfers. Emily Childs ended her round at two-over with Joanne Lee finishing at plus-four.
The second round will take place on Tuesday, Nov. 3 with the teams playing the Palmer Course once again. Tee times begin at 7 a.m. Hawaii Time. Live stats are available on Golfstat.com.
T4 Pia Halbig -2 70T6 Diane Kwon -1 71T23 Emily Childs +2 74T35 Joanne Lee +3 75T62 Roseanne Niven +6 78
1 UC Davis 281 -72 San Jose State Univ 288 E3 California 290 +24 Southern California 291 +3T5 Oregon, U. of 292 +4T5 UCLA 292 +47 Long Beach State 296 +88 San Diego State Univ 297 +99 Tulsa 298 +1010 Hawaii, Univ. of 301 +1311 Oral Roberts Univ. 303 +1512 Toledo, U. of 305 +1713 Gonzaga University 306 +1814 Brigham Young Univ. 308 +2015 New Mexico State 310 +2216 Washington 312 +2417 Santa Clara Univ. 313 +2518 Oregon State U. 314 +26
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