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SEC Men's Golfers of the Week

48 days ago
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MEN'S GOLFER OF THE WEEK

Jovan Rebula, Auburn
Senior
George, South Africa

Amer Ari Invitational // -10 (68-68-70--206) // T-6

  • Guided Auburn to a sixth-place finish in a 20-team field that featured six ranked teams, including three top-5 teams (No. 2 Georgia Tech, No. 3 Texas Tech, No. 4 Pepperdine, No. 10 Texas, No. 11 Auburn and No. 17 Arizona State). The Tigers finished just six strokes away from the team title
  • Shot under par in all three rounds at the par-72 Kings' Course
  • Was Auburn's top finisher for the fourth time in five tournaments this season
  • Earned third top-10 finish of the season, all within the last four tournaments
  • Carded fifth and sixth rounds in the 60s this season. Also turned in fourth and fifth rounds below par this year
  • Scored 13 birdies and one eagle in the three rounds of play. Had only four bogeys out of the 54 holes played

Trent Phillips, Georgia
Sophomore
Inman, S.C.

  • Named Tuesday to the watch list for the 2020 Ben Hogan Award.
  • Came in fourth, just one shot shy of the tri-medalists, in the Puerto Rico Classic.
  • Highest finish for an SEC competitor as Alabama, Ole Miss, and Tennessee also participated.
  • Posted rounds of 72-70-66 for a total of 8-under 208.
  • Final round of 6-under 66 included an eagle and six birdies.
  • Finished with an eagle and 15 birdies over the three-day tournament.
  • Ranked second in the SEC and first on the UGA squad with a scoring average of 69.43.
  • Has six top-10 finishes this season, highlighted by a win in the Ka'anapali Classic last fall.

MEN'S FRESHMAN OF THE WEEK

Alex Vogelsong, Auburn
Freshman
Palm City, Fla. / The Benjamin School

Amer Ari Invitational // -2 (71-75-68--214) // T-44

  • Helped Auburn to a sixth-place finish in a 20-team field that featured six ranked teams, including three top-5 teams (No. 2 Georgia Tech, No. 3 Texas Tech, No. 4 Pepperdine, No. 10 Texas, No. 11 Auburn and No. 17 Arizona State). The Tigers finished just six strokes away from the team title
  • Shot under par in two of three rounds at the par-72 Kings' Course
  • Carded 13 birdies in the three rounds
  • Turned in fourth and fifth below-par rounds of the season
  • Secured third round in the 60s this season