Big South Announces Men's Golfer of the Week
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (www.BigSouthSports.com) -- Gardner-Webb teammates Daniel Kim (Toronto, Ontario) and Matt Yelverton (Weddington, N.C.) have been selected as the Choice Hotels Co-Big South Men's Golfers of the Week for events played the opening week of the fall season, it was announced today by the Conference office.
Kim and Yelverton both finished in a tie for first-place overall at the Raines Development Group Intercollegiate (par 72, 7,062 yards) to help the Runnin' Bulldogs claim the team title by four strokes. Kim and Yelverton were co-medalists with Old Dominion's Jamison Randall as all three finished with a 7-under 209. Kim carded rounds of 70-68-71, while Yelverton -- who led after the first round, turned in rounds of 69-67-73. The duo finished atop the 84-player field, which featured 30 Big South golfers.
Other Men's Golfer of the Week nominees: Amanjyot Singh (Campbell), Sebastian Soderberg (Coastal Carolina), Chase Marinell (Liberty), Samuel Jackson (Presbyterian), Weston Eklund (Radford).