Penn State's Howe Named Golfer of the Week

March 16, 2011

Men's Golfer of the Week
T.J. Howe, Penn State
Sr. - Osceola, Pa. - Elkland Area

Penn State's T.J. Howe earns Big Ten Men's Golfer of the Week honors after tying for third at the Pinehurst Intercollegiate. Howe finished with an even-par 213, just one stroke behind the leader, to help the Nittany Lions to a tie for third place in the final team standings. The Nittany Lion senior posted a 1-under 70 in the first round but followed with a 4-over 75 in the second, putting him in a tie for eighth heading into the final round. Howe then fired a 3-under 68 in the third round to help him climb into a tie for third. The award marks the second of Howe's career.

Last Penn State Golfer of the Week: Kevin Foley (April 14, 2010)

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 2: Luke Guthrie, Jr., ILL
March 9: Luke Guthrie, Jr., ILL
March 16: T.J. Howe, Sr., PSU