Big South Announces Women's Golfer of the Week


CHARLOTTE, N.C. ( - Gardner-Webb senior Meghan Allum (Markham, Ontario) has been selected as the Choice Hotels Big South Women's Golfer of the Week for events played Oct. 4-10, it was announced today by the Conference office.

Allum posted her best finish of the fall season with a fourth-place showing at the Winthrop Intercollegiate (par 72, 5,979 yards).  She paced the Runnin' Bulldogs with a 5-over par 149 (74-75) to lead the squad to a second-place team finish.  Allum's 74 in the first round tied for the tournament low and helped her record her third Top 10 finish of the season.

Other Women's Golfer of the Week nominees: Hannah Pierce (Longwood), MJ Nogay (Presbyterian College), Alexandra Austin (Radford).

2012-13 Golfers of the Week
Sept. 13 - Brooke Bellomy, Campbell
Sept. 20 - Micah Dowling, Presbyterian
Sept. 28 - Meagan Wallace, Winthrop
Oct. 4 - Ariel Witmer, Longwood
Oct. 12 - Meghan Allum, Gardner-Webb