SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A multiple-time winner garnered the #SummitGF weekly female honor while a pair of underclassmen shared the male honor in an announcement made by Summit League officials Wednesday.
Denver's Mary Weinstein collected her fifth career weekly honor and first of the season after tying for third at the Allstate Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate, while South Dakota's Ben Hicks and Purdue Fort Wayne's Kasey Lilly were honored for the first time in their respective careers after both players tied for 20th at the UNCG Martin Downs Collegiate.
Weinstein led the 84-player field in New Orleans in par-4 scoring (-4) and made 13 birdies en route to a 214 (-5) total. She posted an under-par score in all three rounds as her efforts helped the Pioneers place fourth in the 15-team field.
On the men's side, Hicks and Lilly both competed at the Martin Downs Collegiate, turning in identical 54-hole totals of 215 (-1) to tie for 20th. Hicks had the best single round of the duo, carding a season-low 67 (-5) in his opening round, which was just a stroke better than Lilly, whose 68 (-4) was the second-best individual round turned in by a Mastodon in program history.
Co-Male Golfers of the Week
Ben Hicks, South Dakota
So. | Victoria, Minn.
• Led the Coyotes with a 215 (-1) total at the Martin Downs Collegiate that included an opening-round 67 (-5)
• Both figures were stroke off his career-bests as he tied for 20th
• First career weekly honor
Kasey Lilly, Purdue Fort Wayne
Fr. | Plainfield, Ind.
• Led the Mastodons with a 215 (-1) total to tie for 20th at the Martin Downs Collegiate
• 54-hole score was third-best by a freshman in program history and his opening-round 68 (-4) was a season-low and second-best individual round by a Mastodon freshman
• First career weekly honor
Female Golfer of the Week
Mary Weinstein, Denver
Sr. | Highlands Ranch, Colo.
• Fired three rounds under par at the Allstate Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate to post a 214 (-5) total and tie for third in the 84-player field
• Opened with back-to-back rounds of 71 (-2) and closed with a 72 (-1)
• Led the field in par-4 scoring (-4) and made 13 birdies in the 54-hole event
• Fifth career weekly honor and first of the season
2020 Spring Weekly Honorees
Jan. 29 (Week 1)
Female: Allyson Bean, Denver
Feb. 5 (Week 2)
Female: Holly Anderson, Purdue Fort Wayne
Feb. 12 (Week 3)
Female: Isabella Caamal, Oral Roberts
Male: Carson Griggs, Denver
Feb. 19 (Week 4)
Female: Mary Weinstein, Denver
Male: Ben Hicks, South Dakota
Male: Kasey Lilly, Purdue Fort Wayne
2019 Fall Monthly Honorees
Female: Teresa Toscano, South Dakota State
Male: Cal McCoy, Denver
Female: Anna Zanusso, Denver
Male: Van Holmgren, North Dakota State
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