MAC Announces Men's Golfer of the Week

Updated 11/5/2009
MAC Men's Golfer of the Week
Lucas Murray, Akron, Junior, East Sparta, Ohio (Canton South/Mount Union)
Hummingbird Intercollegiate
68-69 (137)

Finishing the fall with the lowest scoring average in the Mid-American Conference at 71.69, Akron junior Lucas Murray wrapped up the Zips fall season posting a second-place finish at the 2009 Hummingbird Intercollegiate. Carding a 5-under 68-69 (137) on the par-71 course, Murray's second place finish was his second best as a Zip. His best mark came at the Xavier Invitational (Oct. 5-6) when he took home the top spot.


Other Nominees
Eric Steger, Ball State, Junior, Noblesville, Ind. (Noblesville)
Renaissance Invitational
75-64-65 (204)
5th Tie

Eric Steger tied for fifth at the Renaissance Invitational in Fort Myers, Fla. Steger's second round 64 was a career low and his third round 65 helped Ball State tie tournament champion Indiana for the second low third round score of the 12 teams competing at the event. The top-10 finish was the third straight for Steger this fall.