Women's Golfer Of The Week Announced

Updated 4/11/2006

April 11, 2006

MAC Women's Golfer Of The Week
Tammy Clelland • So. • Toledo
Taupo, New Zealand • Waikato Institute of Technology

Clelland captured her second tournament title of the season and helped Toledo win its fourth tournament title in the Rockets' 30-stroke victory at this weekend's EKU Spring Invitational. Clelland shot an eight-over par 224 (74-72-78) and edged out EMU's Catherine Fortin (77-77-73) by three strokes. She leads the Rockets with a 75.4 stroke average and has five Top 5, six Top 10 and eight Top 20 finishes this season.

Additional Nominees:
Katie Sundberg, Sr., Ball State, Queensbury, N.Y. (Queensbury)
Sundberg tied for 11th overall with rounds of 79-78-83=240, as the Ball State women's golf team finished the 2006 Eastern Kentucky Invitational with a fourth-place finish out of 14 teams. The Cardinals posted team scores of 320-322-335=977 in difficult playing conditions to tie for fourth overall. Toledo (922) won the title, while Eastern Michigan (952) finished second.

Catherine Fortin, So., Eastern Michigan, Beauceville, Canada (Polyvalente St. Francois)
Fortin led the way for the Eagles with a second place finishing carding a 54-hole total of 227 as the EMU women's golf team finished second with a three-round total of 952 (315-319-318) in the final day of the EKU Spring Invitational, April 6-8, here at the Arlington Golf Club. Fortin carded rounds of 77, 77 and 73. The runner-up finish is her second on the season for the sophomore who ranks fifth in the league in scoring average with an average of 76.13 in 23 rounds.

Julie Tomlinson, Sr., Ohio, Noblesville, Ind. (Noblesville)
Tomlinson led the Bobcats by tying for 18th out of 86 competitors at the EKU Spring Invitational over the weekend. The senior from Noblesville, Ind., shot a 242 (81-80-81), in cold and windy conditions. She leads Ohio with a 79.45 career average.


Past Women's Golf Players Of The Week
March 8 - Jenna Walter, Sr., Western Michigan
March 15 - Lisa Bailey, Jr., Northern Illinois
March 21 - Katie Sundberg, Sr., Ball State
March 28 - Kim Kester, Jr., Toledo
April 4 - Tara Delaney, Jr., Kent State
April 10 - Tammy Clelland, So., Toledo