SEC GOLFERS OF THE WEEK (February 12, 2014)
MEN’S GOLFER OF THE WEEK – Greg Yates, Texas A&M, Junior – Mansfield, Texas
• Shared medalist honors at the SeaBest Invitational (Feb. 3-4 – TPC at Sawgrass).
• Shared the top spot on the leaderboard with North Florida’s Austin Padova at even par.
• Yates’ second career victory (HBU Men’s Intercollegiate in Fall 2011).
• Yates was 75-70-71=216 (E) for the weekend.
• Helped the Aggies claim 3rd at the event.
CO-WOMEN’S GOLFER OF THE WEEK – Rica Tse, Mississippi State, Junior—Auckland, New Zealand
• Placed tied for third in the Lady Bulldog Individual Championship.
• First top-10 finish of the season and fourth of her career.
• Had best first round score of 73 followed by a 75 in the second to finish at 148.
• T-3rd her highest finish of her collegiate career.
CO-WOMEN’S GOLFER OF THE WEEK – Cylia Damerau, Kentucky, Sophomore —Cham, Switzerland
• In Kentucky’s first spring tournament, the UCF Challenge, Cylia Damerau led the charge for UK with her first top 10 finish of the season, tying for seventh place.
• Damerau recorded even-par or better rounds all three days of the tournament (72-72-70), as she finished two-under par, 214.
• Her 54-hole score of 214 is her lowest round in a Wildcat uniform.
• She helped UK post a season-best team score of 866 (+2) and a fourth-place finish at the UCF Challenge, marking UK’s third top five finish in five tournaments this season.
Damerau recorded a team-high six birdies during the final round where she posted a two-under par, 70.
||Mark Bostic Golf Course
||Arkansas, Florida, Vanderbilt
||Mobile Bay Intercollegiate
||Auburn, Kentucky, Ole Miss
||The Prestige PGA West
||La Quinta, Calif.
||Southwood Golf Club
||Miss. State, South Caroina, Texas A&M
||Central District Invitational