Final Golfers of the Week
Reinland carded a 71-72-67—210 to propel the Warriors to the Frontier Conference Tournament title and an automatic bid to the NAIA Men’s Golf National Championships May 24 – 27 in Silvis, Ill. Lewis-Clark State posted a 288-288—576 to defeat Carroll (Mont.) 297-307—604 in the bracket-style event. Reinland, who is a native of College Park, Wash., was named the league’s Freshman of the Year prior to the tournament.
Garrison took top-honors with a 77-78—155 at the Frankly Lady Grizzly Spring Invitational held at the Legends Golf Club in Franklin, Ind., April 30 – May 1. Her 5-over-par 77 was the lowest of the first round. The sophomore hailing from Cutler, Ind., tied her own two-round school record of 155.
Men’s Nominees: Josh Udelhofen, Clarke (Iowa); Wes Drees, IU East; Michael Alread, Tennessee Wesleyan; Derek McConnell, Mount Mercy (Iowa); Armando Villarreal, Texas Wesleyan; Casey Gleich, Minot State (N.D.); Neil Malenke, Northwestern (Iowa); Preston Wilkins, Oklahoma Christian; Pierre Carlsson, Cumberlands (Ky.); Chet Vandenberg, Cornerstone (Mich.); Jordan Janz, Dordt (Iowa).
Women’s Nominees: Kaitlin Allan, Lindsey Wilson (Ky.); Dani Bellet, Dakota Wesleyan (S.D.).
2011 Composite Award Winners (Men’s; Women’s)
Week 1: Aaron Watkins, Cumberlands (Ky.); Shelbye Hill, Lubbock Christian (Texas)
Week 2: Oscar Stark, Oklahoma Christian; Greta Lange, Shorter (Ga.)
Week 3: Greg Richards, SCAD Savannah (Ga.); Laura Jones, Oklahoma City
Week 4: Eric Hartstein, Holy Cross (Ind.); Plern Promboobpa, Park (Mo.)
Week 5: Grant Whybark, St. Francis (Ill.); Laura Jones, Oklahoma City
Week 6: Fredrik Lindblom, Cumberlands (Ky.); Nathalie Silva, California Baptist
Week 7: Fredrik Lindblom, Cumberlands (Ky.); Courtney Huppert, Southwestern (Kan.)
Week 8: Drew Reinland, Lewis-Clark State (Idaho); Megan Garrison, Indiana Tech