ELMHURST, Ill. – Oral Roberts' Cody Burrows was named Summit League Men's Golfer of the Week for his performance during the week of March 15-21.
CODY BURROWS, ORAL ROBERTS
So. // Chickasha, Okla.
- Collected his third career Golfer of the Week award and first this season
- Carded a 54-hole 210 (72-71-67) at the Bob Sitton Invitational, finishing second out of 120 golfers
- Final round 67 and 210 total are both season lows, while his second-place finish garnered him the second top-5 placement in his career
- Helped Oral Roberts place fourth out of 24 teams with an even 70 stroke average on the week
Also nominated: Zach Schroeder, Fort Wayne; Justin Holt, IUPUI; Mitch Ryan, Omaha; Matt Tolan, South Dakota; Andrew Blackburn, Western Illinois
Previous honorees: Sept. – Devin Jenkins, FW; Oct. – Petter Mikalsen, DU; Feb. 1 – Chris Korte, DU; Feb. 15 – John Duggan III, WIU; Feb. 22 – Andrew Israelson, NDSU; March 1 – Kyle Irlbacker, WIU; March 8 – Jackson Juerling, IUPUI/Zach Schroeder, FW; March 15 – Hunter Paugh, USD
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Celebrating its 35th season of Division I athletics, The Summit League offers 19 championship sports and has a combined enrollment of over 120,000 at nine institutions, including four located in top 60 U.S. metro populations and two land-grant universities. Member institutions include: Denver (University of Denver), Fort Wayne (Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne), IUPUI (Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis), North Dakota State University, Omaha (University of Nebraska Omaha), Oral Roberts University, the University of South Dakota, South Dakota State University and Western Illinois University. Previously known as the Mid-Continent Conference, The Summit League rebranded in 2007 and has since produced eight NCAA Champions along with over 80 Academic All-Americans, 75 All-America selections and numerous former student-athletes competing at the highest professional level. For more information about the league, visit www.thesummitleague.org website, follow The Summit League on Twitter @thesummitleague and watch the weekly "Inside The Summit League" show at www.thesummitleague.org/itsl.