Illinois' Pieters Named Men's Golfer of the Week

March 27, 2013

Golfer of the Week
Thomas Pieters, Illinois
Jr. – Niljen, Belgium – Sportschool Hasselt

  • Tied for third place at the Desert Shootout with a 3-under 210
  • Fired a 6-under 65 in the first round before carding a 2-under 69 in Round 2 and a 5-over 76 in Round 3
  • Earns his third Big Ten weekly award and second this season
  • Last Illinois Golfer of the Week: Thomas Pieters (March 6, 2013)


2012-13 Big Ten Men’s Golfers of the Week


Sept. 12        Grant Weaver, So., OSU

Sept. 19        Brant Peaper, Sr., IND

Sept. 27        John Callahan, Jr., NU

Oct. 3            Erik Van Rooyen, Sr., MINN

Oct. 11          Adam Schenk, Jr., PUR

Oct. 17          Chris O’Neill, Fr., MICH

Oct. 24          Kolton Lapa, Fr., NEB

Oct. 31          Ian Vandersee, So., IOWA

Nov. 8           Michael McGee, Sr., IND



Feb. 13         Thomas Detry, Fr., ILL

Feb. 20         Brian Campbell, So., ILL

                   Mason Jacobs, Sr., ILL

Feb. 27         Kolton Lapa, Fr., NEB

March 6        Thomas Pieters, Jr., ILL



March 14     Matthew Moseley, MSU

March 20     Brant Peaper, Sr., IND

March 27     Thomas Pieters, Jr., ILL