Michigan's Thompson Named Men's Golfer of the Week

Michigan's Matt Thompson has been named Big Ten Men's Golfer of the Week.

Nov. 3, 2011

Golfer of the Week
Matt Thompson, Michigan
Sr. - Battle Creek, Mich. - Lake Shore 

  • Finished in second place at the Bridgestone Golf Collegiate, carding a 3-under 141 in the rain-shortened tournament
  • Opened the tournament with a 1-under 71, following with a 2-under 70 in the second round
  • Helped Michigan earn a tie for sixth at the event
  • Earns his second Big Ten honor of the fall season
  • Last Michigan Golfer of the Week: Matt Thompson (Oct. 19, 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
Sept. 28: Robert Bell, Jr., MINN; Anthony Aicher, Jr., WIS
Oct. 5: Luke Guthrie, Sr., ILL
Oct. 12: Thomas Pieters, So., ILL; Chase Wright, Sr., IND
Oct. 19: Matt Thompson, Sr., MICH
Oct. 26: Steven Ihm, So., IOWA
Nov. 3: Matt Thompson, Sr., MICH