Michigan Collects Big Ten Men's Golfer of the Week Accolade

Michigan's Chris O'Neill

Michigan's Chris O'Neill

Feb. 19, 2014

Golfer of the Week
Chris O'Neill, Michigan
So. - Glen Allen, Va. - Deep Run 

  • Helped eighth-seeded Michigan win its first Big Ten Match Play Championship after posting a 3-1 match play record in the No. 1 position
  • Defeated Michigan State's Mitch Rutledge (5 & 4) in the first round and earned a 5 & 4 victory over Iowa's Ian Vandersee in the semifinals
  • Claimed a 3 & 2 decision in the championship round versus Purdue's Adam Schenk
  • Won or halved 49 of the 62 holes he played in the tournament
  • Earns his fourth career Golfer of the Week honor
  • Last Michigan Golfer of the Week: Chris O'Neill (Sept. 25, 2013)

2013-14 Big Ten Men's Golfers of the Week

FALL:

Sept. 11                David Mills, Sr., IND
Sept. 18                Chris O'Neill, So., MICH
Sept. 25                Chris O'Neill, So., MICH
Oct. 2                    Robert Jacobsen, Sr., WIS
Oct. 9                    Brian Campbell, Jr., ILL
Oct. 15                  Matt Fitzpatrick, Fr., NU
                            Jack Perry, Sr., NU
Oct. 23                  Jon Trasamar, Sr., MINN
Oct. 30                  Steven Ihm, Sr., IOWA                   


 

 

SPRING:

Feb. 19                 Chris O'Neill, So., MICH