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WGOLF: Golfers of the Week

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Northwestern's Alex Lederhausen and Wisconsin's Jessie Gerry have been named Big Ten Co-Golfers of the Week, the conference office announced on Wednesday. Click here to read more about this week's honorees.

WGOLF: Weekend Schedule

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SEPTEMBER 23-25
#6 PURDUE at Mason Rudolph Fall Preview - Franklin, Tenn.

SEPTEMBER 25-26
IOWA at Dick McGuire Invitational - Albuquerque, N.M.
NORTHWESTERN at Dick McGuire Invitational - Albuquerque, N.M.
WISCONSIN at Badger Invitational - Madison, Wis.

WGOLF: Golfer of the Week

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Michigan State's Caroline Powers has been named Big Ten Women's Golfer of the Week, the conference office announced on Thursday. Powers took the individual medal at the Mary Fossum Invitational this week. Click here for more information on Powers.

WGOLF: Weekend Schedule

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SEPTEMBER 17-18
INDIANA at Mary Fossum Invitational - East Lansing, Mich.
MICHIGAN at Mary Fossum Invitational - East Lansing, Mich.
#19 MICHIGAN STATE at Mary Fossum Invitational - East Lansing, Mich.
OHIO STATE (rv) at Mary Fossum Invitational - East Lansing, Mich.

SEPTEMBER 19-20
PENN STATE at Cardinal Cup - Louisville, Ky.

SEPTEMBER 19-21
MINNESOTA at Golfweek Conference Challenge - Avon, Colo.

WGOLF: Golfer of the Week

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Indiana's Rosie Davies has been named Big Ten Women's Golfer of the Week, the conference office announced on Thursday. Davies took medalist honors at the IU Fall Kickoff, helping the Hoosiers to a first-place team finish. Click here for more information on Davies.

WGOLF: Weekend Schedule

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SEPTEMBER 10-11
INDIANA at IU Fall Classic - Bloomington, Ind.

SEPTEMBER 11-13
#19 MICHIGAN STATE at "Mo" Morial Invitational - Bryan, Texas
MINNESOTA at Cougar Classic - Charleston, S.C.
PENN STATE at Cougar Classic - Charleston, S.C.
WISCONSIN at Cougar Classic - Charleston, S.C.

SEPTEMBER 12-13
ILLINOIS at Ptargmigan Ram Classic - Ft. Collins, Colo.
IOWA at Chip-N Club Invitational - Lincoln, Neb.
NEBRASKA at Chip-N Club Invitational - Lincoln, Neb.
NORTHWESTERN at Dale McNamara Invitational - Tulsa, Okla.

WGOLF: Three Named Players to Watch by Golf World

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Michigan State's Caroline Powers, Northwestern's Lauren Weaver and Purdue's Laura Gonzalez-Escallon are among Golf World's 50 women's college golf players to watch. Weaver earned runner-up status at the 2011 Big Ten Championships, while Powers followed in fourth place and Gonzalez-Escallon took sixth. Gonzalez-Escallon finished third individually at the NCAA Championships to lead the Boilermakers to a runner-up finish, while Powers tied for sixth.

The complete list of Golf World players to watch can be found here.

WGOLF: Golfers to Watch List Announced

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The Big Ten announced its 2011-12 Women's Golfers to Watch List on Wednesday, with three student-athletes from each conference team decorating the list. Seven golfers among the group of 36 closed the 2010-11 season with All-Big Ten honors.

Click here to see the complete golfers to watch list.
Michigan State and Purdue have been selected as preseason top-25 teams in the Golf World/NGCA Preseason Coaches Poll. After finishing the NCAA Championships as national runners-up in 2011, the Boilermakers debut at No. 6 in the preseason poll. The defending Big Ten Champion Spartans enter the season ranked 19th nationally. Ohio State is also receiving votes in the first set of rankings of the season.

Click here to see the complete poll.
Five Big Ten student-athletes have earned recognition on the Capital One Academic All-America Women's At-Large teams, announced on Thursday. Minnesota swimmer Kaylee Jamison earned first-team Academic All-America honors, while Michigan gymnast Sarah Curtis and Illinois gymnast Melissa Fernandez picked up second-team laurels. Northwestern golfer Kelsey Lindenschmidt and Wisconsin ice hockey's Becca Ruegsegger received third-team recognition.

Click here to see the complete Academic All-America teams.
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