UC Davis sophomore Paige Lee won her first college title Sunday, shooting a par 71 for a two-shot victory in the Peg Barnard Invitational at Stanford Golf Course, the Aggies reported.
Lee finished at 5-under 137. She was 1 over at the turn in the final round, then made six consecutive pars and birdied the par-3 17th to get back to even.
Junior Andrea Wong tied for 14th at 147.
UCD, ranked 30th, placed second at 11 over, three shots behind Oregon.
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Hornets top Utah in baseball
▪ Ty Nichols pitched 61/3 shutout innings, and host Sacramento State scored three runs in the seventh inning to beat Utah 3-1, the Hornets reported.
Sac State (2-1) bunched three hits, a walk and a run-scoring fielder’s choice grounder for its seventh-inning runs. Scotty Burcham and Gunner Pollman had RBI singles.
The Utes (1-2) made five outs on the basepaths.
▪ UC Davis committed four errors in a 10-inning, 7-7 tie with Texas State in San Marcos, Texas. The game was called because of UCD’s travel curfew.
The errors led to five unearned runs for the Bobcats (0-2-1). UCD (2-0-1) stranded 14 runners.
UCD rallies for softball win
▪ UC Davis (4-7) tied it with three runs in the bottom of the seventh inning and scored an unearned run in the eighth for a 6-5 softball win over Santa Clara (2-9) in the Fresno State Kick-off. Christa Castello scored the winning run on a throwing error.
▪ Sasha Margulies had a walk-off single in the eighth, and Caitlin Brooks threw a three-hitter to lead Sac State (3-5) to a 1-0 victory over UC Riverside (6-3) in the Fresno State Kick-off.
Bee Sports staff