Illinois' Guthrie Earns Second Straight Men's Golf Weekly Award

Illinois' Luke Guthrie has been named Big Ten Men's Golfer of the Week.

Illinois' Luke Guthrie has been named Big Ten Men's Golfer of the Week.

March 9, 2011

Men's Golfer of the Week
Luke Guthrie, Illinois
Jr. - Quincy, Ill. - Quincy

Luke Guthrie hauls in his second consecutive Big Ten Men's Golfer of the Week award after tying for second individually and leading No. 7 Illinois to first place at the Louisiana Classics Tournament. Guthrie posted a 2-over 74 in the first round before recording back-to-back under-par rounds to close out the tournament. The junior fired a 5-under 67 in the second round and followed with a 3-under 69 in the final round, playing bogey-free for his last 27 holes. The award marks the fifth of Guthrie's career.

Last Illinois Golfer of the Week: Luke Guthrie (March 1, 2011)

2011 Men's Golfers of the Week
Feb. 9: Chase Wright, Jr., IND
Feb. 16: Eric Chun, Jr., NU
Feb. 23: Brant Peaper, So., IND
March 1: Luke Guthrie, Jr., ILL
March 8: Luke Guthrie, Jr., ILL