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Las Vegas Showdown

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BOULDER CITY, Nev. — The BYU women’s golf team’s first round  went to the house as the Cougars had a hard time finding the hole during the Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown Monday.

The Cougars are 15th overall in the tournament, but are making progress.

"We did a lot of things well," BYU coach Carrie Roberts said. "We're getting closer to putting it all together."

Maggie Yuan leads the Cougars, tied for 25th overall. Yuan shot a team-low 72 in the first round. Behind Yuan are Ashley Malaska and Lauren Atkinson, tied for 58th. Amanda Keith and Maria Yacaman are also competing for the Cougars.

The Cougars will resume tournament play on Tuesday. To follow the tournament live click here.

T25 Maggie Yuan 72
T58 Lauren Atkinson 76
T58 Ashley Malaska 76
T73 Maria Yacaman 78
T78 Amanda Keith 79


Current Position Team Score
1 UC Davis -11
2 SDSU -8
3 Pepperdine -7
t4 UC Irvine -2
t4 Idaho -2
6 Oklahoma -1
t7 Louisville E
t7 Long Beach State E
9 UNLV 2
10 Nevada 3
11 Colorado State 7
12 East Carolina 8
t13 Missouri 9
t13 Fresno State 9
15 BYU 14
16 Miami 16