Sanz tied for third, Tigers ninth after 36 holes in New Orleans

Feb. 24, 2014

NEW ORLEANS - The No. 24 Auburn women's golf team's played 36 holes on Monday at the fourth annual AllState Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate in New Orleans at the English Turn Golf and Country Club as the Tigers head into the final round tied for ninth.

All 17 teams at the tournament played 36 holes on Monday, after rain washed out Sunday's opening round at the par-72 course.

Marta Sanz fired a two-round total of 4-under 140 on Monday to lead the Tigers individually. Sanz opened the day with a 1-under 71 and came back in the afternoon carding 3-under 69 to move into a tie for third going into the final round.

Clara Baena shot 1-over 145 over Monday's two rounds to tie for 24th, opening up the day with an even-par 72 before shooting a 1-over 73 in her second round in the afternoon. Diana Fernandez is tied for 56th after two rounds with two-round total of 6-over 150. Fernandez began the day on Monday with a two-over 74 and posted a second round score of 4-over 76.

Alex Harrell began her day with an 8-over 80, but shot a 1-over 73 in the afternoon session and sits tied for 71st heading into Tuesday's final round. Jamie Yun finished Monday in 82nd after two-round score of 11-over 155. Yun shot 7-over 79, but fired a 4-over 76 to wrap up her first 36 holes.

As a team, Auburn is in sole possession of ninth place in the standings after shooting 11-over 587 on Monday. The Tigers shot 8-over 296 in Monday morning's opening round, but carded a 3-over 291 to move into ninth.

UCLA leads the field as the Bruins collected a team score of 14-under 562, while USC sits in second after a 36-hole total of 10-under 566. Florida shot 4-under 566 on Monday for third, while Oklahoma State and Alabama sit in tie for fourth after posting 1-over 557's during the day's two rounds.

Sanz sits three shots back from the top of the leaderboard as Denver's Tonje Daffinrud and UCLA's Erynne Lee lead the field at 7-under. Sanz enters Tuesday in a three-way tie for third with Oklahoma State's Jayde Panos and UCLA's Alison Lee at 4-under.

Live results from the tournament are available on GolfStat.com. The final round begins on Tuesday with a shotgun start at 8 a.m.

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 4th Annual AllState Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate (Par 72)

 Team Results
 1.  UCLA  285+277 = 562  -14
 2.  USC  285+281 = 566  -10
 3.  Florida  283+289 = 572  -4
 T4.  Oklahoma State  289+288 = 577  +1
 T4.  Alabama  288+289 = 577  +1
 6.  Clemson  295+284 = 579  +3
 7.  Denver   296+285 = 581  +5
 8.  LSU  291+293 = 584  +8
 9.  Auburn  296+291 = 587  +11
 10.  Washington  299+289 = 588  +12
 11.  Tulane  291+303 = 594  +18
 T12.  Georgia  302+294 = 596  +20
 T12.  Ole Miss  294+302 = 596  +20
 14.  Baylor  291+306 = 597  +21
 15.  Mississippi State  299+299 = 598  +22
 16.  UTSA  301+298 = 599  +23
 17.  TCU  301+300 = 601  +25
 Auburn Individual Results
 T3.  Marta Santz   71+69 = 140  -4
 T24.  Clara Baena  72+73 = 145  +1
 T56.  Diana Fernandez  74+76 = 150  +6
 T71.  Alex Harrell  80+73 = 153  +9
 82.  Jamie Yun  79+76 = 155  +11