MAC Announces Men's Golfer of the Week

Updated 3/11/2009

MAC Men’s Golfer of the Week (Wednesday, March 11)


Matt Schneider, Bowling Green, Junior          

Grand Rapids, Minnesota (Grand Rapids)      

Event: Palmas Del Mar Classic    

Score: 73-77-68 (218, +2)         

Finish: T-9th

Schneider carded a 218 at the Palmas Del Mar Classic to finish tied for ninth in the 54-player field. He opened with a 73, followed by a 77 and finished with a 4-under 68 on the final day of competition.




Other Nominees

Christopher Ross, Eastern Michigan, Senior  

Dundas, Ontario-Parkside           

Event: Ron Smith/USF Invitational           

Score: 215 (73-69-73)   

Finish: T-13th   

Ross remained re-hot on the weekend, finishing with a round of 73 in a tie for 13th place with a one-under par 215 (73-69-73) Sunday afternoon, March 8, at the Ron Smith/USF Invitational. As a team, the Eagles recorded a mark of 869 (284-289-296) in a tie for eighth place with Columbus State University on the 7,153 yard, par-72 Lake Jovita Golf and Country Club.


Tim Lew, Akron, Freshman     

Courtice, Ontario (Courtice Secondary)    

Event: 12 Annual Cleveland Palmetto Intercollegiate         

Score: 82-66-79 (227)   

Finish: t-47       

Lew finished first for UA at the 12th Annual Cleveland Palmetto Intercollegiate tying for 47th at the Palmetto Golf Club carding three rounds of 82-66-79 (227).