Pepperdine captures Ihlanfeldt golf tournament

first_img AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREWalnut’s Malik Khouzam voted Southern California Boys Athlete of the Week160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! Pepperdine’s top-ranked women’s golf team combined for a tournament-best 290 Wednesday to pull out a one-stroke victory at the Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational at Sammamish, Wash. The Waves overcame a six-shot deficit in the third round to beat Arizona State 891-892 in the 14-school tournament at par-72 Sahalee Country Club. USC shot 293, the second-best team score of the day, to finish third, 18 strokes off the lead. Carlina Llano, who started the day in a tie for 21st, led Pepperdine’s charge, following rounds of 73 and 81 with a 68 to finish fourth at 6-over 222. Leanne Bowditch shot 72 to finish third at 221, and Eileen Vargas shot 72 for a fifth-place 223. USC’s Irene Cho had the best round of the day, a 5-under 67, to finish second at 1-over 217. Arizona State’s Jennifer Osborn, who shot 73, held on for a two-stroke victory in the individual competition. The victory was Pepperdine’s second this season. MEN’S SOCCER: LMU PLAYS WEST VIRGINIA TO A DRAW Loyola Marymount couldn’t hold off West Virginia on Wednesday and settled for a 1-1 draw in a nonconference men’s soccer game at Morgantown, W.Va. Trini Gomez’s fourth goal of the season, from Bo Miller’s pass, gave the Lions (4-4-3) a 72nd-minute lead, but Dan Stratford’s goal in the 88th minute, on a shot from outside the LMU box, pulled West Virginia (8-4-2) even. Neither team scored in 30 minutes of overtime. Redlands 6, Occidental 0: Bryan Fakkima scored a hat trick and Kody Andrew added two goals as Redlands routed visiting Occidental in a Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference men’s soccer clash. Alex Parker also scored for Redlands, which scored five minutes apart for a 2-0 lead in the first half, then three goals in an 11-minute span early in the second half to pull away. WOMEN’S SOCCER: OXY EDGES REDLANDS ON EARLY GOAL Adrienne Spivak’s 13th-minute goal carried Occidental past visiting Redlands 1-0 in a Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference women’s soccer game in Eagle Rock. Tigers goalkeeper Melissa Warner made eight saves to hold off Redlands (6-5-1, 3-3-1), which held a 23-5 shot advantage. Nicole Castillo assisted Spivak’s goal. Oxy improved to 6-5-1 overall and 4-2-1 in conference play.last_img read more