Winthrop’s Meagan Wallace Named Big South Women’s Golfer of the Week

Posted October 18, 2013 3:48 pm | Filed under Sports, Winthrop Athletics

ROCK HILL, SC–Winthrop senior golfer Meagan Wallace has been chosen the Big South Conference Women’s Golfer of the Week for her performance in the JU Classic in Jacksonville, FL, it was announced today by the league office.

Wallace (Charlotte, NC) carded her lowest score as an Eagle with a 3-under par 69 in the opening round of the tournament and led the field after 18 holes. She shot 80 in the second round and finished in a five-way tie for 8th place with a 149 score. The scheduled 54-hole event was shortened to 36 holes due to rain and unplayable conditions at the Marsh Landing Country Club course.

For Wallace, this is her third Big South Player of the Week honor in the two years she has played for Winthrop.