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September 30, 2011

Golfer Parsons Shares Black Clover GOTW

OGDEN, Utah -Northern Arizona's Kaitlen Parsons and Portland State's Tiffany Schoning have been selected as the Co-Big Sky Conference Black Clover Golfers of the Week.

"I had a lot of confidence going into the tournament," said Parsons. "I was striking the ball well."

Parsons, a sophomore from Greenacres, Wash., shot a 5-over-par 224 to finish tied for 17th at the University of New Mexico Dick McGuire Invitational. Parsons opened play on Monday with a 1-under-par 72 and followed with two rounds of 76. New Mexico's Sofia Hoglund won the event with a 3-under-par 216. The 18-team tournament was won by Baylor with an 887. Northern Arizona shot a 935 to finish in 18th. This is Parson's second career Golfer of the Week honor.

"I am excited for the next tournament to see if I can play better than the last tournament," said Parsons. "It does really boost my confidence."

Schoning, a senior from Bend, Ore., tied for fourth in the second annual Rose City Collegiate played at the Langdon Farms Golf Club. Schoning opened play on Monday with a two-over-par 74, and followed with rounds of 78 and an even-par 72 for a 224. The 14-team tournament was played in cool, damp, blustery conditions both days. Long Beach State won the tournament with a 900. Portland State finished eighth with a 941. Long Beach State's Rochelle Chan claimed medalist honors with a 220.  This is Schoning's fourth career Golfer of the Week Honor

Others Nominated for Weekly Award

Jayme Carbon, Eastern Washington

Carleigh Silvers, Northern Colorado

Jordan Ulibarri, Weber State

Around the Big Sky

Eastern Washington, Northern Colorado and Weber State also competed at the Rose City Collegiate. Weber State finished in 11th place with a 959. Jordan Ulibarri tied for 28th to lead the Wildcats with a 236. Northern Colorado was 12th with a 964. Carleigh Silvers tied for 15th with a 230. EWU placed 14th with a 991. Jayme Carbon led the Eagles, tying for 40th with a 240.

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