Big South Announces Men's Golfer of the Week


CHARLOTTE, N.C. ( - High Point senior Chase Wilson (Zanesville, Ohio) has been selected as the Choice Hotels Big South Men's Golfer of the Week for events played Sept. 20-26, it was announced today by the Conference office.

Wilson captured medalist honors at the Joe Agee Invitational (par 71, 6,837 yards) with a seven-under 206 (67-67-72).  He set or tied High Point's Division I record for 18, 36 and 54 holes, and won the event by one stroke.  Wilson's play helped the Panthers win the 11-team tournament by one stroke and tie the school's Division I record for lowest 54-hole team score (861).

Other Men's Golfer of the Week nominees: Ross Thomson (Charleston Southern), Ben Wheeler (Coastal Carolina), Callum Tarren (Radford), Taylor Dickson (Winthrop).

2012-13 Golfers of the Week
Sept. 13 - Daniel Kim, Gardner-Webb & Matt Yelverton, Gardner-Webb
Sept. 20 - Niklas Lindstrom, Liberty
Sept. 28 - Chase Wilson, High Point