UNLV Vaults Into Lead After Second Round Of 2013 Mountain West Women's Golf Championship
April 26, 2013
Nevada's Nikki Prichard, who entered the second day of competition tied for sixth place at 4-over 76, rose to the top of the individual leaderboard. The sophomore carded an even-par 72 in Round 2 for a 36-hole total of 4-over 148 (76-72) on the par 72, 6,324-yard course. UNLV sophomore Mayko Chwen Wang fired the tournament's low round of 3-under 69 and is currently one stroke behind Prichard at 5-over 149. Fellow Rebel Demi Mak, alongside Boise State's Hayley Young and New Mexico's Manon DeRoey, are each tied for third place at 6-over 150.
Wang leads all golfers with nine birdies through 36 holes, including eight in the second round. Prichard and Fresno State's Hillary Billingsley have each tallied six birdies apiece.