Women's Golf
    USC, Kim Victorious At Stanford Intercollegiate
    Freshman Kyung Kim won her first collegiate title at Stanford and helped USC to the team title.
    Freshman Kyung Kim won her first collegiate title at Stanford and helped USC to the team title.

    Oct. 21, 2012

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    Freshman Kyung Kim followed her second-round 66 with a final-round 68 to win her first collegiate title while leading No. 3 USC to a four-stroke team win at the Stanford (Calif.) Intercollegiate on Sunday (Oct. 21).

    USC finished its three-event fall schedule at a combined 5-over 857 (286-285-286) at Stanford, four better than second-place Washington (861) and 11 better than the host Cardinal (868).

    Kim, who claimed the solo lead with her 5-under Saturday, maintained her momentum Sunday with a 3-under round to finish 7-under 206 (72-66-68), three better than second place SooBin Kim of Washington (209). She was 1-under on the front 9 and 2-under on the back with five birdies on the day.

    Sophomore Doris Chen finished a strong event tied for third at 1-under 212 (69-70-73) and had two birdies during her final round. It was her third top 16 finish of the fall.

    Junior Sophia Popov tied for 17th at 4-over 217 (70-72-75), finishing her fall with three top 17 finishes.

    Junior Rachel Morris turned around a rough beginning by carding a key 1-under final round and tied for 58th at 13-over 226 (79-77-70). Freshman Kim Santiago tied for 80th at 22-over 235 (75-82-78).

    USC returns to action in February at the Northrop Grumman Regional Challenge, Feb. 11-13.