UNLV Set for Bruin/Wave Invitational
March 4, 2012
LAS VEGAS (UNLVRebels.com) – The UNLV women’s golf team will pick up action this week at the Bruin/Wave Invitational, co-hosted by UCLA and Pepperdine at the El Caballero Country Club in Tarzana, Calif.
The third installment of the event will mark the first of such at the par-72, 6,131-yard El Caballero.
The two-day event will kick off with an 8 a.m. shotgun start on Monday followed by a single round with tee times off the 1st and 10th holes set to begin at 7:30 a.m..
Joining the Rebels in the 15-team filed will be BYU, Cal State Northridge, Long Beach State, New Mexico, New Mexico State, Oklahoma State, Oregon State, San Diego State, Sonoma State, Stanford, Washington State, Wisconsin and hosts UCLA and Pepperdine.
UNLV’s starting lineup consists of freshmen Mayko Chwen Wang, Dana Finkelstein; sophomore Katerina Prorokova and Charlotte Brooks and senior Bethany Calvo. Freshman Marguerite Swearingen will join the field as an individual.
Finkelstein and Wang are coming off top-five finishes at the UNLV Spring Invitational, taking third and fifth respectively while Prorokova and Calvo are each coming off season-best tournament finishes at eighth and 14th.