USA South Golf Athletes of the Week - Sept. 21, 2016

USA South Golf Athletes of the Week - Sept. 21, 2016

(FAYETTEVILLE, N.C.)

Golfer of the Week
Will Thrash, Huntingdon - The senior from Prattville, Alabama earned medalist honors at the Division III Championship Fall Preview at Howey-in-the-Hills, Florida last week by shooting a two-under par 212. In the three-day event, Thrash opened with a five-under par 67, followed with a three-over par 75 and finished with a two-under par 70. His performance helped the Hawks win the tournament. Also Nominated: Marshall Kent, Covenant; Samuli Ahvenoja, Averett.

Golf Rookie of the Week
Grant Powell, Greensboro - The freshman from Greensboro, North Carolina finished tied for 15th at the Division III Championship Fall Preview at Howey-in-the-Hills, Florida last week by shooting a seven-over par 223. In the three-day event, Powell opened with a one-under par 71, followed with a four-over par 76 and finished with a four-over par 76. His performance helped the Pride to a 16th place team finish. Also Nominated: None.


PLEASE NOTE: At least half of the teams in a sport must have competed within the previous week for honors to be awarded.

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