Evans Starts Fall Slate with Top-Five Finish; A-Sun Award

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

MACON, Ga. – The 2011 Atlantic Sun Women's Golf Freshman of the Year, ETSU's Sian Evans claimed a fifth-place finish at the Wild Eggs Cardinal Cup to kick off her fall season as she earned the A-Sun Women's Golfer of the Week award, announced Wednesday by the league office.

WOMEN’S GOLFER OF THE WEEK:
Sian Evans, ETSU
(So. – Gillingham, England – Kinesiology)

  • First Career Golfer of the Week award
  • Placed fifth at Wild Eggs Cardinal Cup at 5-over-par, 149
  • Led Lady Bucs to a sixth-place finish at the tournament ahead of Maryland, Memphis among others
  • Finished only four strokes behind the individual medalist
OTHER NOMINEES:
  • Lacey Fears (So., Mercer) – Won the Eat-A-Peach Collegiate with a one-over par 145 to lead Bears to tournament title
2011 Atlantic Sun Women's Golfer of the Weeks
Date Women's Golfer of the Week (School)
Sept. 14 Kelly Maguigan (Belmont)
Sept. 21 Sian Evans (ETSU)

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