Big South Announces Women's Golfer of the Week


CHARLOTTE, N.C. ( - Coastal Carolina junior Brittany Henderson (Smiths Falls, Ontario) has been selected the Choice Hotels Big South Women's Golfer of the Week for events played the opening week of the spring season, it was announced today by the Conference office.

Henderson was Coastal's top finisher at the spring-opening UCF Challenge (par 72, 6,374 yards) with a 3-over par 219 (71-74-74).  She was the only Chanticleer to finish a round under par as she fired a 71 on the opening day of the tournament.  Henderson's 14th-place finish was her best of the 2011-12 season, and she carded 10 birdies during the 54-hole event -- including a third round birdie of the par 4, 400-yard No. 5 hole.

2011-12 Big South Women's Golfers of the Week
Feb. 17 - Brittany Henderson, Coastal Carolina

Sept. 15 - Jade Okamoto, Radford
Sept. 22 - Lauren Smith, Gardner-Webb
Sept. 30 - Brooke Bellomy, Campbell
Oct. 7 - Meghan Allum, Gardner-Webb
Oct. 13 - Sammy Vass, Gardner-Webb
Oct. 21 - Kasay Holbrook, Presbyterian College
Oct. 27 - Michelle Koh, Campbell
Nov. 3 - Teresa Urquizu, Campbell