KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Cassidy Scantland of Campbellsville (Ky.) has been named the NAIA National Women’s Golfer of the Week, the national office announced Wednesday. Scantland was selected based on her performances from April 13 – 19 and was chosen out of a pool of conference, Association of Independent Institutions and unaffiliated group winners.
National Golfer of the Week
Cassidy Scantland, Campbellsville (Ky.)
So., Greensburg, Ky.
• Won her second tournament of the year with a 70-71—141 at the Cumberland Bulldog Tournament. The event was played April 13 – 14 at Windtree Golf Club in Mt. Juliet, Tenn.
• Bested a field of 42 golfers representing seven institutions.
• Performance led Campbellsville to its second tournament win of the 2014-15 season.
• Eighth career win in two seasons with the Tigers.
• Earns first-career National Golfer of the Week award.
For the complete 2015 Golfer of the Week schedule, click here.
Nominees: Bettina Almeida, Freed-Hardeman (Tenn.); Hannah Stradling, Lindenwood-Belleville (Ill.); Cassidy Gibson, Milligan (Tenn.); Lauren Kruszewski, Embry-Riddle (Ariz.); Brooke Spencer, Corban (Ore.); Taylor Thompson, Saint Xavier (Ill.); Krystal Garritson, St. Francis (Ill.); Katie Holdren, Bethel (Ind.); Andrea Martin, Mount Vernon Nazarene (Ohio); Kyla Clancy, Rocky Mountain (Mont.); Lauren Fitts, Dakota Wesleyan (S.D.); Amy Ahlers, Concordia (Neb.); Sam Beal, Nebraska Wesleyan; Marisa Pribnow, Peru State (Neb.); Allison Quigley, Central Methodist (Mo.); Clarissa Molina, Missouri Valley; Lindsey Mateer, Baker (Kan.); Hannah Mason, Southwestern (Kan.); Aspen Bryant, Bethany (Kan.); Hannah Mason, Southwestern (Kan.); Kathryn Lawler, Midway (Ky.); Charlene Dubois, Bellevue (Neb.); Emily Storey, College of Saint Mary (Neb.); Kenzie Rottinghaus, Grand View (Iowa); Demi Coertze, William Penn (Iowa); Madison Goodfellow, Mount Mercy (Iowa); Caroline Griffin, Dalton State (Ga.); Elsa Westin, Northwood (Fla.); Natalie Blazo, Madonna (Mich.).
2015 NAIA National Women’s Golfers of the Week
Week 1 (March 25): Sofia Molinaro, SCAD Savannah (Ga.)
Week 2 (April 1): Elsa Westin, Northwood (Fla.)
Week 3 (April 8): Celia Mansour, William Woods (Mo.)
Week 4 (April 15): Elsa Westin, Northwood (Fla.)
Week 5 (April 22): Cassidy Scantland, Campbellsville (Ky.)