MAC Announces Women's Golfer of the Week

Updated 4/1/2009

Women’s Golfer of the Week

Stephany Fleet, Eastern Michigan, Sr., Dewitt. Mich./Dewitt

University of Arkansas-Little Rock Golf Classic

75-71-76 (222)

Fleet continued her strong play with her sixth consecutive top five showing, turning in a second place finish at the University of Arkansas-Little Rock Golf Classic here at the Diamante Country Club, March 3-31. Competing against some of the region's best golfers, the Dewitt, Mich. native carded a 76 in the final round to finish with a 222 (75-71-76), the 11th lowest 54-hole total in school history.

 

 

Additional Nominees

Kristtini Cain, Ball State, Fr., Marion, Ind./Marion

Saluki Invitational

76-79 (155)

Cain tallied a 76-79=155 to tie for third at the 15-team Saluki Invitational hosted by Southern Illinois. Cain helped the Cardinals to a second place finish, four strokes behind tournament winner Drake.

 

Kirby Dreher, Kent State, Sr., Fort St. John, B.C./North Peace Secondary

Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic

70 (70)

Dreher finished just a shot off the lead to help the Golden Flashes tie for second at the rain-shortened Murphey Collegiate. Her two-under round of 70 included three birdies and an eagle as she was one of just two players to finish under par. The 18-team field included 11 squads in Golfweek's top 25, including five of the top eight.

 

Elise Swartout, Western Michigan, Jr., Ann Arbor, Mich./Ann Arbor Pioneer

UALR Women's Golf Classic

77-75-79 (231)

The Western Michigan golf team concluded play at the Women's Golf Classic on Tuesday with junior Elise Swartout leading the way with a 12th place finish. Swartout finished in the top 10 in scoring on the par-4 holes during the event. Swartout recorded her third top-15 finish of the season and second in as many events after finishing 10th at the 2009 Duramed Collegiate Invitational at Rio Verde, which took place at the beginning of March.