Pepperdine claims victory in Hawaii
Thursday, March 27, 2014
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Pepperdine won its third title of the season at the Anuenue Spring Break Classic in Maui, Hawaii, by finishing with a 6-over 870, besting Washington, No. 7 in the Golfweek/Sagarin College Rankings, by nine shots.
"Everybody played really solid," Pepperdine coach Laurie Gibbs said in a release. "Everyone contributed, and obviously Grace's 11-under was a huge help. We've been making great progress this spring. We know how to win and how to close out rounds.
UC Davis finished in third place as a team at 26-over 890. San Jose State finished another nine shots back at 35 over and Mississippi rounded out the top 5 at 40 over.
Grace Na won her second consecutive title Anuenue Spring Break Classic by eight shots at The Bay Course at Kapalua. Teammate Liv Cheng also finished in the top 10 at 5 over.
UC Davis’ Betty Chen finished in second at 3 under and Washington’s Jennifer Yang placed third at 1 under.