UCLA’s Lee named Pac-12 women's golfer of the month
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. -- Alison Lee of UCLA has been named the Pac-12 Women’s Golfer of the Month for October, the Pac-12 announced today.
Lee, a freshman from Valencia, Calif., led the Bruins to a first place finish at the Betsy Rawls Invitational and runner up at the Stanford Intercollegiate. She finished at a 12-under 204 (69-68-67) at the Betsy Rawls Invitational and a 7-under 206 (69-67-70) at the Stanford Intercollegiate, allowing her to capture victories in both tournaments.
The fall season drew to a close with Lee ranked No. 1 nationally. Her performance leads the UCLA women’s team in scoring average (69.7), rounds under par (ten), rounds under 70 (eight), and victories (two).
She also had a strong showing at the Pac-12 Preview where she tied for eighth place and helped her team finish 2nd overall. The highly competitive field featured five teams ranked in the top ten nationally, including the Bruins who sit at No. 1 in the latest Golfweek rankings.
Also nominated for golfer of the month honors were Monica Vaughn, Fr., ARIZONA STATE; Nicola Rossler, Sr., CALIFORNIA; Cassy Isagawa, Jr., OREGON; Anica Yoo, Jr., OREGON STATE; Sophia Popov, Sr., USC; Mariah Stackhouse, Soph., STANFORD; SooBin Kim, Jr., WASHINGTON.
Pac-12 Women’s Golfer of the Month
September - Kyung Kim, USC
October - Alison Lee, UCLA