LBSU Records Day's Best Score At Big West Conference Championship
All five players move up in the standings as 49ers tied for fourth
RIVERSIDE, Calif. - After two rounds of play at the Big West Conference Women's Golf Championship, Long Beach State posted the day's lowest score of 290 to tie for fourth place at Oak Quarry Golf Club.
LBSU made a 21-shot improvement from Sunday's opening round to jump four spots in the team standings to tie with Hawai'i at 25-over-par 601.
Cal Poly remains in the top spot at 11-over 587, as the Mustangs hold a 10-stroke lead over second-place UC Davis (+21) and 12-shots over tournament host UC Riverside (+23) in third.
All five players for the Beach moved up the standings on Monday, posting their best rounds of the tournament.
Junior Jennifer Yu shot an even-72 to move up 11 spots to tie for fifth. Yu's scorecard was highlighted by two birdies, two bogeys and 14 pars for a 36-hole score of three-over 147.
Redshirt freshman Euna Pak carded a 73 to move up six spots in the standings to tie for 10th at four-over, while sophomore Haley Tygret fired a 69 to jump 20 spots to tie for 17th at eight-over. Tygret scored four birdies and just one bogey for the round.
Martina Edberg of Cal State Fullerton sits on top of the leaderboard at five-under 139, as the No. 17 player in the country holds a four-shot lead over Jakeishya Le of UC Riverside.
Final round play concludes on Tuesday with the 49ers scheduled to tee off at 8:15 a.m. (PT) from the first tee and will be paired with the Rainbow Wahine and the Anteaters.
Live play can be followed on Golfstat.com.
Big West Conference Women's Golf Championship
Hosted by UC Riverside
Apr. 23-24, 2017
Oak Quarry Golf Club (Par-72, 6,150-yards)
Team Results (8 teams)
1. Cal Poly, 289-298--587 (+11)
2. UC Davis, 297-300--597 (+21)
3. UC Riverside, 296-303--599 (+23)
4. Hawai'i, 303-298--601 (+25)
LONG BEACH STATE, 311-290--601 (+25)
6. UC Irvine, 302-302--604 (+28)
7. Cal State Fullerton, 302-306--608 (+32)
8. CSUN, 305-306--611 (+35)
LBSU Individual Results (40 players)
T5. Jennifer Yu, 75-72--147 (+3)
T10. Euna Pak, 75-73--148 (+4)
T17. Haley Tygret, 83-69--152 (+8)
T23. Holland Shourds, 78-76--154 (+10)
39. Maria Davis, 84-79--163 (+19)
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