Sports In Brief 5-8

Men’s Golf Finishes Sixth at Big West

Redshirt freshman Pete Fernandez and sophomore Allan Jun led UC Irvine at the Big West Conference Men’s Golf Championship on May 1, both finishing tied for ninth at 215.

Fernandez shot 2-under 70 in the final round, recording 5 birdies to earn his fourth top-10 finish this season. Jun shot 1-under 71 in the final round to earn his third top-10 finish in 2011-2012.

UCI finished sixth in the team competition, with a 54-hole total of 868. UC Davis won the title with a score of 858.


Cardey, Klatt take Water Polo Honors

For the second straight year, junior Jessy Cardey was named Big West Women’s Water Polo Player of the Year. She was also named to the All-Big West First Team.

Coach Dan Klatt was named the Big West Conference Coach of the Year for the fourth straight season.