Purdue Claims Men's Golfer of the Week Award
Feb. 21, 2018

Golfer of the Week
Jason Hong, Purdue
Fr. - Lidcombe, Australia - Sydney Boys
  • Recorded his second career top-10 finish in a field that featured seven top-35 teams and 16 top-100 players at the Puerto Rico Classic
  • Strung together rounds of 69, 73 and 70 for a one-under-par total of 212 and sixth place, helping the Boilermakers to a third-place finish - just three strokes off the lead and two strokes behind defending national champion Oklahoma
  • Registered 44 holes at or below par on the weekend, highlighted by nine birdies and an eagle
  • Earns his first career Golfer of the Week honor
  • Last Purdue Golfer of the Week: Brian Carlson (Feb. 14, 2018)

2017-18 Big Ten Men's Golfers of the Week
Sept. 6: Caleb Ramirez, Jr., OSU
Sept. 13: Griffin Barela, Fr., WIS
Sept. 20: Kaleb Johnson, So., MSU/ Oliver Whatley, Fr., RU
Sept. 27: Daniel Wetterich, Jr., OSU
Oct. 4: Peter Knade, So., MD
Oct. 11: Brendon Doyle, Sr., IND
Oct. 18: JD Hughes, Jr., PSU
Oct. 25: Dylan Meyer, Sr., ILL
Nov. 1: Dylan Wu, Sr., NU
Feb. 14: Michael Sharp, Sr., MSU/Brian Carlson, Sr., PUR
Feb. 21: Jason Hong, Fr., PUR