Men's Golf Weekly Awards

March 1, 2017

Co-Golfer of the Week
Nick Hardy, Illinois
Jr. – Northbrook, Ill. – Glenbrook North

  • Posted a career-low 66 (-6) in the opening round of the Louisiana Classic to lead the Illini to a fourth-place team finish
  • Ended the event in eighth place with 213 strokes, marking his fifth top-10 finish of the season
  • This is the third Golfer of the Week award of his career and second this year
  • Last Illinois Golfer of the Week: Giovanni Tadiotto (Oct. 12, 2016)


Co-Golfer of the Week
Kyle Mueller, Michigan
Jr. – Atlanta, Ga. – Athens Academy

  • Finished in the top 10 for the fourth time this season, tying for eighth at the Southwestern Invitational
  • Tallied a three-round total of 213 strokes to finish three-under and help lead the Wolverines to a sixth-place team finish
  • Shot a low round of 69 and led Michigan in scoring for the fourth time this season
  • Earns his fourth career Golfer of the Week honor and second this year
  • Last Michigan Golfer of the Week: Ian Kim (Oct. 19, 2016)


2016-17 Big Ten Men’s Golfers of the Week

Spring 2017
Feb. 15:     Everton Hawkins, Fr., NU
Feb. 22:     Ryan Lumsden, So., NU
                  Timmy Hildebrand, So., PUR
March 1:     Nick Hardy, Jr., ILL
                   Kyle Mueller, Jr., MICH

Fall 2016
Sept. 14:    Nick Hardy, Jr., ILL
Sept. 21:    Nick Carlson, So., MICH
Sept. 28:    Kyle Mueller, Jr., MICH
                  Will Grimmer, So., OSU
Oct. 5:        Ryan Lumsden, So., NU
Oct. 12:      Giovanni Tadiotto, Fr., ILL
Oct. 19:      Ian Kim, Jr., MICH
                  Charles Huntzinger, So., PSU
Oct. 26:      Kaleb Johnson, Fr., MSU
Nov. 3:       Sam Triplett, Jr., NU
Nov. 10:     Thomas Longbella, Fr., MINN