MAC Announces Men?s Golfer of the Week

Updated 11/6/2008

MAC Announces Men’s Golfer of the Week

Christopher Ross, Eastern Michigan, Senior, Dundas, Ontario (Parkside)

Rees Jones Intercollegiate    

221 (79-69-73)          

Finish: T-5th   

Ross led the way for the Eagles at the inaugural Rees Jones Intercollegiate with a five-over par 221 (79-69-73). Ross' fifth place showing was his best of the fall and marked the third time in his distinguished EMU career that he has placed a tournament's top five.  The inaugural Rees Jones Intercollegiate concluded today at the par 72, 7,380 yard Haig Point Club, with the Eastern Michigan University men's golf team in fifth place with a 54-hole total of 908 (304-298-306). The 69 that Ross shot in the second round broke the course record of 71 previously held by the PGA’s Matt Kuchar.


Other Nominees

Scott Landreth, Akron, Freshman, Stratford, Ontario (St. Michael)

Hummingbird Intercollegiate  

70-73 (143)    

Finish: 3rd

Freshman Scott Landreth led Akron to a third place finish at the Hummingbird Intercollegiate, the Zips highest finish to date this fall. Placing 11th of the 82-player field on the par-71, 6,767-yard course, Landreth carded a 143 (70-73), which was the highest finish ever of his collegiate career.