(FOR THE WEEK OF SEPT. 24-30)
GOLFER OF THE WEEK
Greg Kalagias, Southern Maine (Jr., Saco, Maine)
In two events, Kalagias was the low medalist. At the UNE Invitational, Kalagias posted a 2-over par 71 to lead USM to the victory. The next day at the USM Cup, a unique event combining pairs playing 6 holes of best ball, 6 holes of scramble and 6 holes of modified alternate shot, Kalagias combined with classmate Ryan Dee to shoot an event record 7-under par 64 to lead USM to its third straight win the in the event. USM has won five of seven events this season, and had one runner-up finish.
ROOKIE OF THE WEEK
Curtis Merritt, UMass Dartmouth (Fr., Wareham, Mass.)
Fired two-day total of 155 (77-78) for Corsairs on par-70 North Kingstown Golf Course layout at Johnson & Wales Invitational, helping lead UMD to third place in event.
WEEK 4 HONOR ROLL
Claudio Soukamneuth, Johnson & Wales (RI) (So., Cranston, RI) - Soukamneuth won the JWU Fall Match event as he fired a three-under 67 on Sunday to finish the tournament at one under par at 139 (72-67).
|1||Tristan Dundas, USM||Daniel Halloran, EC|
|2||Claudio Soukamneuth, JWU||Brian Dunleavy, SUF|
|3||Alex Parente, JWU||Jake Poitras, WSU|
|4||Greg Kalagias, USM||Curtis Merritt, UMD|
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