Mendoza advances to final medal round at NCAAs
Mendoza tied for second after day two at NCAAs
Mendoza leads M. Golf on day one at NCAAs
M. Golf clinches spot in NCAAs after playoff win
M. Golf tied for sixth after round two at regionals
2015-16 Season (As a Sophomore)
Spring: Started in nine of 11 events, recording a 73.95 scoring average ... Carded a dramatic double-eagle on the first hole of a sudden-death playoff following the final round of the NCAA Albuquerque Regional (May 16-18) ... Finished the regional alone in 10th place with a 7-over 223 in regulation, highlighted by a huge birdie on the 18th green during the final round ... Contributed to SDSU's team title at the Barona Collegiate Cup, landing in a fifth-place tie at 4-under 212, highlighted by a career-best 68 in the opening round (March 21-22) ... Had two rounds count towards the Aztecs' team score in three events, helping the Scarlet and Black to third-place finishes at The Prestige at PGA West (Feb. 15-17), the Lamkin San Diego Classic (March 14-15) and the ASU Thunderbird Invitational (April 2-3) ... Also competed at the historic Western Intercollegiate (April 11-13) and the NCAA Championships, where he shot a 20-over 230 on rounds of 75-81-74 (May 27-30).
Fall: Received the starting nod in all four tournaments, recording a 72.00 stroke average in 12 rounds ... Was SDSU's No. 1 finisher at the William H. Tucker Intercollegiate, tying for sixth place with a 3-under 213 (Sept. 25-26) and the Gifford Collegiate, where he shared the eighth position with teammate Riccardo Michelini at 1-over 214 (Nov. 2-4) ... Aided in the Aztecs' winning effort at the season-opening Saint Mary's Invitational with a 6-over 219 to tie for 23rd individually (Sept. 14-16) ... Shot a 5-over 218 at the Alister MacKenzie Invitational, bookended by a pair of 71s in the first and third rounds (Oct. 12-13).
2013-14 Season (As A Redshirt Freshman)
Spring: Competed as an unattached golfer at the Aztecs' home tournament, the Lamkin Grips San Diego Classic, where he tied for eighth out of 83 competitors with a combined 1-under 215 ... Shot a collegiate-best 70 in the opening round ... Made his second start for SDSU in The Goodwin at Stanford, where he tied for 87th with a 231.
Fall: Did not compete.
2012-13 Season (As A Freshman)
Spring: Did not compete.
Fall: Made his first collegiate appearance in the individual tournament at the Kikkor Golf Husky Invitational where he tied for 17th with a combined 8-over 221, which featured a season-best 69 during the final round (Sept. 17-18) ... Earned a starting assignment the following week at the PING/Golfweek Preview, finishing in the 72nd position at 19-over 229.
YANG'S SDSU SCORECARD
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