ELMHURST, ILL. – South Dakota State's Islamiah Fuad was named Summit League Women's Golfer of the Week for her performance during the week of Feb. 8-14.
ISLAMIAH FUAD, SOUTH DAKOTA STATE
Sr. // Perak, Malaysia
- Received her first career Golfer of the Week award
- Shot a (77-72-71=220) to finish in a tie for third-place at the Battle at Boulder Creek in Boulder Creek, Nev.
- Her third-place finish was the highest this season and tied a career best
Also Nominated: Linnzie Richner, Fort Wayne; Aneta Abrahamova, IUPUI; Natalie Roth, North Dakota State
Previous Honorees: September – Hallie Getz, SDSU; October – Brenna Lervick, South Dakota / Megan Mingo, South Dakota State; Feb. 1 – Mariell Bruun, Denver
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