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SEC Men's Golfers of the Week

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SEC Men's Golfers of the Week - March 31, 2021

Men's Golfer of the Week:
Sam Bennett, Texas A&M
Junior
Madisonville, Texas

  • Sam Bennett won medalist honors against a strong field at the Old Waverly Collegiate Classic in West Point, Miss.
  • It was Bennett's second win of the 2021 and also the second of his career
  • Bennett, fired a 2-under par 70 in the weather-delayed final round to get to 11-under for the tournament, which was two strokes better than Eli Scott of Georgia.
  • Next up for Bennett is a spot in next week's Valero Texas Open at the TPC San Antonio. Bennett received a PGA Tour exemption by winning the Cabo Collegiate at the TPC San Antonio earlier this month.

Men's Newcomer of the Week:
Alex Vogelsong, Auburn
Sophomore
Palm City, Fla.

Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate // -4 (70-68-74--212) // T-8th

  • Produced second-highest finish on the team and third top-20 finish of the season
  • Racked up 13 birdies on the week
  • Logged seventh and eighth rounds below par on the season
  • Had just eight bogeys in 54 holes on the week

Men's Freshman of the Week:
J.M. Butler, Auburn
Freshman
Louisville, Ky.

Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate // -2 (72-71-71--214) // T-12th

  • Logged fourth top-20 finish of the season, including second inside the top 15
  • Carded three rounds at or below par, including two that were below par
  • Racked up 10th and 11th under-par rounds of the season
  • Tallied 11 birdies on the week
  • Had just eight bogeys in 54 holes played