MAC Men's Golfer of the Week

Updated 4/7/2011
MAC Men's Golfer of the Week
Alex Stinson, Ball State
Sophomore, Anderson, Ind. (Liberty Christian)
Mizzou Intercollegiate, Par 72
75-74-73 (222, 3rd)
Alex Stinson led Ball State and was the top MAC finisher at the Mizzou Intercollegiate Monday and Tuesday. His 75-74-73=222 tied him for third overall, while helping Ball State to a tie for fifth out of 16 teams. Other league schools at the event were Eastern Michigan, Northern Illinois and Toledo. The third place finish was a career best for Stinson.

Other Nominees:
Nick Carbary, Eastern Michigan
Senior, Kalamazoo, Mich. (Mattawan)
Mizzou Intercollegiate, Par 72
74-73-76 (223, t-4th)
Eastern Michigan University senior Nick Carbary (Kalamazoo, Mich.- Mattawan) continued his strong play with his first top five showing of the season, turning in a tie for fourth place at the Columbia Orthopedic Group Mizzou Intercollegiate here at The Club at Old Hawthorne, April 4-5. Competing against some of the region's best golfers, the Kalamazoo, Mich. native carded a 76 in the final round to finish with a 223 (74-73-76). As a team, the Eagles finished in second place with a team score of 922 (314-303-305) as host Missouri took home the invitational hardware with a 900 (301-299-300). Nebraska and Xavier finished a strokes back of EMU with a 923 and DePaul, Xavier and Ball State tied for fifth place with a 931. The Tigers' Jace Long captured medalist honors with an even-par 216 (71-71-74). There were 16 teams in the field.

Kevin Miller, Kent State
Sophomore, Dover, Ohio (Sugarcreek Garaway)
Morris Williams Intercollegiate, Par 71
79-74-70 (223, t-10th)
Sophomore Kevin Miller (Dover, Ohio/Sugarcreek Garaway) shot a final round 70 to capture his second consecutive top 10 finish this week at the Morris Williams Intercollegiate in Texas. Miller, who totaled 223 (79-74-70) for the week tied for 10th in an 81-man field that was highlighted by 11 of the top 100 ranked players in the country. His performance led the Golden Flashes to a fifth place finish as No. 44 Kent State climb five spots up the leader board with a final round 284. The 14 team tournament featured four teams ranked in the top 20 and eight ranked 45 or higher by golfstat.com.

Jeff Dick, Northern Illinois
Senior, Sherman, Tex. (Sherman)
Mizzou Intercollegiate, Par 72
76-79-77 (232, t-16th)
Senior Jeff Dick (Sherman, Texas/Sherman HS) returned to the clubhouse one last time in Columbia after shooting five-over 77. The Texan held on to post his second top-20 in as many tries at this event. The top-20 performance was the 17th of his career.

Michael Cermak, Toledo
Junior, Chicago, Ill. (St. Patrick)
Mizzou Intercollegiate, Par 72
77-73-73 (223, t-4th)
Junior Michael Cermak led Toledo by tying for fourth place with a seven-over par 223 (77-73-73) at the Mizzou Intercollegiate.