WIU's Steger, ORU's Carter Selected as Golfers of the Week

WIU's Steger, ORU's Carter Selected as Golfers of the Week


MEN

Jared Steger, Western Illinois

Jr., Bannockburn, Ill./New Trier HS
Steger collects Male Golfer of the Week honors after placing fifth at the Grover Page Classic in Jackson, Tenn. His rounds of 72 and 74 gave him a two-round total of 143 at the tournament last week. The fifth-place finish was the highest of the season for Steger and second Top 10 finish as well.

Also nominated: Matt McArthur, Southern Utah.

Previous honorees: Feb. 13 - Scott Stiles, ORU; Feb. 20 - Matt McArthur, SUU; Feb. 27 - Greg Berthelot, CC.


WOMEN

Christy Carter, Oral Roberts

Jr., Tulsa, Okla./Victory Christian HS

Carter earns the Female Golfer of the Week award after her third-place finish last week at the Red Rocks Invitational in St. George, Utah. Her two-round total of 152 (75-77) helped lower her season stroke average to 76.9, which is good enough for second in the league.

Also nominated: Mandi Incorvaia, Southern Utah.

Previous honorees: Feb. 13 - Chloe Mims, CC; Feb. 20 - Maviann Schuler, NDSU; Feb. 27 - Pamela Ontiveros, ORU.