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

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