MAC Announces Men's Golfer Of The Week

Updated 3/5/2008

MAC Golfer of the Week


David Markle, Kent State, Sr., Shelburne, Ontario (Centre Dufferin)           

Tournament: Puetro Rico Classic       

Round By Roung Score: 71-71-70=212

Finish: T-6th   

Markle shot a four under 212 (71-71-70) in the Puerto Rico Classic that featured three of the nation's top five teams.  His finish tied him for 6th overall in the field which 13 of the top 50 individuals in the country competed.


Others Nominated:

Christopher Ross, Eastern Michigan, Jr., Dundas, Ontario (Parkside)          

Tournament: Ron Smith/USF Invitational

Round By Round Score: 73-73-70=216

Finish: T-12th 

Ross finished as the lowest scoring Eagles in a tie for 12th place with an season-best 216 (73-73-70). The even-par place finish was his best of the 2007-08 campaign and his third top 20 finish of the year. The Eastern Michigan University men’s golf team carded its lowest round of the weekend to move up seven spot to finish in sixth place Sunday, March 2, here at the highly competitive Ron Smith/USF Invitational. The Eagles, who were in 13th place after 36-holes, fired a 289 in the final round of the three-day tournament for a 882 (301-292-289) at the par 72, 7,084 yard Lake Jovita Golf and Country Club.