March 3, 2002
BERKELEY - The 17th-ranked California women's golf team competes at the Spartan Invitational at the Corral de Tierra Golf Course in Salinas, March 4-6. The three-day, 54-hole tournament features 15 other teams - No. 10 Arizona State, Cal State Monterey Bay, Hawaii, New Mexico State, No. 6 Oklahoma State, Oregon, Oregon State, Penn State, No. 22 Pepperdine, Santa Clara, No. 5 Texas, UNLV, No. 13 USC, and No. 19 Washington.
Tee times from holes 1 and 10 start at 8 a.m. Monday through Wednesday. There is no admission charge.
After winning the Bay Area Classic last week, the Golden Bears jumped from No. 28 to an all-time best ranking of 17th as of March 1. Individually, Anne Walker ranks No. 35, Sarah Huarte is No. 65 and Vikki Laing is No. 85.
Cal's lineup for this week features:
1. Anne Walker, 73.7 stroke average 2. Ria Quiazon, 76.7 stroke average 3. Sarah Huarte, 74.6 stroke average 4. Claire Dury, 73.5 stroke average 5. Vikki Laing, 74.9 stroke average 6. Anna Temple (individual), 79.8 stroke average
****Note: the rankings mentioned above are from Golfweek.