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Lewis Simon
UCSD Sixth After Two Rounds of SoCal Intercollegiate Championship
Release: Monday 03/10/2014 

POWAY, Calif. - Playing host to the 64th Annual SoCal Intercollegiate Championship at Maderas Golf Club, the UC San Diego men's golf team sits in sixth place of eight teams after two rounds Monday.

UCSD shot a 311 in the first round and followed with a 312 in the second for a total of 623, 47-over par. Lewis Simon is the Tritons' top golfer thus far, shooting a 77-75--152, 8-over, good for a tie for eighth place.

Just six strokes separate third and sixth place.

"I'm a little disappointed in our second round today, but we have a great chance to move up with a solid round Tuesday," said first-year UCSD head coach Jim Ragan.

Fourth-ranked Cal State Monterey Bay leads the field with a two-round total of 599, 23-over par. The Otters, leading by 12 strokes, were the lone team to shoot under 600. No. 14 Cal State Stanislaus is second (+35, 611) and Central Oklahoma is third (+41, 617). Cal State Dominguez Hills fills the fourth spot (+45, 621) and St. Mary's (Texas) rounds out the top five (+46, 622).

Central Oklahoma made the biggest jump of the day, moving from a tie for sixth into third place. The Bronchos improved by 23 strokes, shooting a 297 in the second round after starting with a 320.

Cal State Monterey Bay's Dylan Jackson (+2, 146) and Jaskaran Sihota of Cal State Stanislaus are tied for the individual lead, both firing a 2-over 146 on the par-72, 7,167-yard layout. All five of CSUMB's players can be found in the top 15.

Also figuring in the team scoring for UCSD are Clayton Yamaguchi (T15th, 155), Daniel Yang (T17th, 156), Jay Lim (T29th, 163) and Jacob Corbin (T36th, 165). Ryan Rankin (T26th, 160), Jacob Williams (28th, 162) and Jeff Roseth (T34th, 164) are competing as individuals.

Just two players had under-par rounds Monday as Jackson shot a 70 in the first round and Eric Kline of Central Oklahoma carded a 71 in round two.

The Tritons were in third place after the opening round.

Cal State Stanislaus is the two-time defending team champion of the event.

Tuesday's third and final round gets underway with a shotgun start at 8 a.m.

6 UCSD 311 312 623 +47
T8 Lewis Simon 77 75 152 +8
T15 Clayton Yamaguchi 74 81 155 +11
T17 Daniel Yang 75 81 156 +12
T26 Ryan Rankin* 76 84 160 +16
28 Jacob Williams* 78 84 162 +18
T29 Jay Lim 85 78 163 +19
T34 Jeff Roseth* 81 83 164 +20
T36 Jacob Corbin 87 78 165 +21

* playing as an individual

1 Cal State Monterey Bay 295 304 599 +23
2 Cal State Stanislaus 308 303 611 +35
3 Central Oklahoma 320 297 617 +41
4 Cal State Dominguez Hills 313 308 621 +45
5 St. Mary's (Texas) 320 302 622 +46
6 UC San Diego 311 312 623 +47
7 Cal State San Bernardino 316 315 631 +55
8 Southwest Baptist 336 347 683 +107


Thursday, October 27
M Tennis at SoCal Intercollegiate
All Day
Los Angeles
M Soccer at Cal State San Bernardino
12:30 PM
San Bernardino
W Soccer at Cal State San Bernardino
3:00 PM
San Bernardino
Friday, October 28
W Volleyball at Cal Poly Pomona
7:00 PM
Saturday, October 29
W Soccer at Cal Poly Pomona
11:30 AM
Swimming & Diving vs. Claremont-Mudd-Scripps
12:00 PM
UC San Diego
M Soccer at Cal Poly Pomona
2:00 PM
W Volleyball vs. Cal State San Bernardino
7:00 PM
UC San Diego
Sunday, October 30
W Rowing vs. Row for the Cure
6:00 AM
Mission Bay
M Rowing vs. Row for the Cure
7:30 AM
Mission Bay
Fencing at San Diego Open
9:00 AM
San Diego (Cathedral Catholic HS)
Tuesday, November 01
M Soccer vs. First Round (Potential)
UC San Diego
Thursday, November 03
M Water Polo at Santa Clara
6:00 PM
Santa Clara
Men's Basketball at San Diego State (exhibition)
7:00 PM
San Diego
Friday, November 04
M Soccer at Semifinals
Diversity and Inclusion
Hall of Fame (Middle Right AD)