By Jed Flemming, Athletics Communications and Media Intern
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Alec Dutkowski of Taylor (Ind.) has been named the NAIA National Men’s Golfer of the Week, the national office announced Wednesday. Dutkowski was selected based on his performances from March 28 – April 3 and was chosen out of a pool of conference, Association of Independent Institutions and unaffiliated group winners.
National Golfer of the Week
Alec Dutkowski, Taylor (Ind.)
Jr., Wakarusa, Ind.
• Shot a two-round 139 to finish in a first place 3-under par
• Dutkowski helped lead the then-No. 13 ranked Trojans to a first place finish with a 10-stroke lead
• This is Alec’s third individual collegiate victory, as he beat out 119 other golfers in the TPC Deere Run Invitational
For complete Player of the Week calendar, click here
Nominees: Jack Clarkson, William Woods (Mo.) ; Ryan Tattan, Park (Mo.) ; Tanner Harris, Tennessee Wesleyan ; Matt Winkelmann, Olivet Nazarene (Ill.) ; Matt Contey, Governors State (Ill.) ; Rafe Lawson, St. Francis (Ill.) ; Kristopher Boddie, Saint Xavier (Ill.) ; NIck Harmon, Mount Vernon Nazarene (Ohio) ; Roger Sack, Doane (Neb.) ; Jonathan Douglas, Morningside (Iowa) ; Zachary Chegwidden, William Penn (Iowa) ; Rasmus Broholt Lind, Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) ; Garrett Daniel, Cumberland (Tenn.) ; Ben Kendrick, Cumberlands (Ky.) ; Justin Warman, Campbellsville (Ky.) ; Jay Adams, Georgetown (Ky.) ; Fernando Arzate, Bellevue (Neb.) ; Kane Ybarra, Our Lady of the Lake (Texas) ; Max Kaminsky, Point Park (Pa.) ; Jayden Dignan, WVU Tech ; Austin Mitchell, Midway (Ky.) ; Eli Marty, Martin Methodist (Tenn.) ; Philip Nijoka, Loyola (La.) ; Reece Blair, University of Northwestern Ohi
2017-18 Men's Golf Composite Award Winners
Week 1 (March 21): S.M. Lee, Dalton State (Ga.)
Week 2 (March 28): David Meyers, Oklahoma City
Week 3 (April 04): Alec Dutkowski, Taylor (Ind.)