MAC Announces Women's Golfer Of The Week

Updated 3/29/2005

March 29, 2005

The Mid-American Conference announced it's Women's Golfer of the Week today. The award went to Kent State's Gabby Wedding (Wilmington, Ohio/Wilmington). Wedding recorded her third top 10 finish in as many tournaments this spring, tying for third at the 33rd Annual Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic in Athens, Ga. Wedding fired a 221 (77-78-69), one stroke back of second place and three back of first place. The Wilmington native shot a 3-under 69 in the final round, her best round of the 2004-05 season and the second-lowest round score of the tournament which included nine teams ranked in the current Golfstat Top 25 poll.

Others Nominated:

Julie Harder, Ball State
Jr., Holland, Ohio (Notre Dame Academy)
Harder posted four rounds at 79-or-better this week and placed in the top 8 in two tournaments. Harder posted a pair of 79's en route to medalist honors at the Butler Spring Invitational. The BSU women's golf team finished second overall with a team score of 664, just two strokes behind tournament winner Oakland's 662. Harder continued her excellent play Saturday and Sunday to tie for eighth overall at the William & Mary Invitational with a 76-77.

Lindsay McEwin, Eastern Michigan
Sr., Goderich, Ontario (Goderich District Collegiate)
McEwin was EMU's top individual finisher at the Baylor-Tapatio Springs Shootout in Boerne, Texas, March 24-26, shooting a three-round 237 (74-78-85) which was good for a 27th place tie. The Goderich, Ontario native fired a first-round 74, which was tied for the fifth lowest one round score in the tournament. As a team, the Eagles finished tied for ninth, turning in a three-round team score of 965 (322-320-323).

Sara Ann Palmer, Ohio
Sr., Dublin, Ohio (Dublin Coffman)
Palmer led the Bobcats by tying for ninth out of 100 competitors at the Lady Herd/El Diablo Invitational last week. The senior from Dublin, Ohio, fired rounds of 77, 73 and 83 for a 54-hole score of 233.

Joanna Periversoff, Toledo
Fr., Hamilton, Ont. (St. Thomas More)
Registered an 18th-place finish to lead the Rockets to a Top 10 finish at the Baylor-Tapatio Springs Shootout. Periversoff shot her best three rounds of the spring with a 77, 76 and 79 for a three-round total of 16-over par 232.