Illinois' Jacobs Named Men's Golfer of the Week

Illinois' Mason Jacobs has been named Big Ten Men's Golfer of the Week.

Sept. 21, 2011

Golfer of the Week
Mason Jacobs, Illinois
Jr. - Metropolis, Ill. - Massac County 

  • Carded a score of 216 at the Olympia Fields/Fighting Illini Invitational en route to an 11th-place finish individually
  • Shot an even-par 70 in the first and third rounds
  • Led No. 13 Illinois to a tie for eighth place in a field that featured 10 nationally ranked teams
  • Earns the first weekly honor of his career
  • Last Illinois Golfer of the Week: Luke Guthrie (April 27, 2011)

2011-12 Big Ten Men's Golfers of the Week
Sept. 7          Tyler Duncan, Sr., PUR
Sept. 14        Alex Redfield, Sr., OSU
Sept. 21        Mason Jacobs, Jr., ILL