AWARD: Hill earns 2nd ASC Golfer of the Week honor

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

AMERICAN SOUTHWEST CONFERENCE GOLFER OF THE WEEK
Competitions: October 15-18, 2017

MEN’S GOLFER OF THE WEEK: Sam Hill, Jr., UT Tyler
University of Texas at Tyler senior Sam Hill (Orlando, Fla. / The Master’s Academy) finished -2 and tied for sixth place overall at the Golfweek Fall Invitational in Miramar Beach, Fla. He shot a 70-65-76=211 on the par 71 course and tallied 11 birdies and 35 pars during the tournament.

WOMEN’S GOLFER OF THE WEEK: Kayleigh Mints, Fr., Hardin-Simmons
Hardin-Simmons University freshman Kayleigh Mints (Mansfield, Texas / Lake Ridge HS) finished third at the Alamo City Classic with a score of 77-81=158, finishing three strokes off the lead.

OTHER TOP PERFORMANCES
MEN
Concordia University Texas sophomore Logan Young (Normangee, Texas / Normangee HS) finished +2 and tied for eighth at the Golfweek Fall Invitational with a 69-73-73=215.

Hardin-Simmons junior Luke Smith (Montgomery, Texas / Home School) helped the Cowboys to a team win at the Alamo City Classic by shooting a 74-71=145 for +3 and a third place individual finish.

WOMEN
UT Tyler junior Katelyn Hicken (Frisco, Texas / Frisco Centennial HS) shot a 79-79-77=235 to finish 12th overall at the Golfweek Fall Invitational. Taylor Denton (Burnet, Texas / Faith Academy HS) tied for 14th with an 81-79-77=237.

University of Mary Hardin-Baylor sophomore Tori Gatling (Kingwood, Texas / Kingwood Park HS) tied for 18th at the Golfweek Fall Invitational in Miramar Beach, Fla. With a 77-83-78=238.

Concordia Texas sophomore Madyson Milliorn (Houston, Texas / Deer Park HS) finished tied for 21st with a 79-80-80=239 at the Golfweek Invite.