Justin Silverstein, who was an assistant coach on the 2013 NCAA champion USC women's golf team and has spent the past two seasons as the associate head coach of the Trojan men's squad, was named the head coach of the Women of Troy team, USC athletic director Lynn Swann announced today (July 10).
Freshman Jennifer Chang, with four top six finishes in eight starts, earned All-Pac-12 first team honors while sophomore Allisen Corpuz and freshman Alyaa Abdulghany were tabbed as honorable mention picks, the conference announced Tuesday.
The No. 5 USC women's golf team's amazing run that saw a spring starting lineup of four freshmen and a sophomore gel into a national title contender came to an end with a 3-1-1 loss to top-ranked Alabama in the NCAA Championships match play semifinals on Tuesday afternoon (May 22) at Karsten Creek in Stillwater, Okla.
No. 5 USC's freshmen rose up in their biggest test yet, three of them winning their matches to lead the Trojans to a 3-1-1 win over No. 4 Duke in the NCAA Championships match play quarterfinals Tuesday morning (May 22) at the Karsten Creek G.C. in Stillwater, Okla.