Illinois' Sloan Earns First Women's Golf Honor of 2011

Illinois' Samantha Sloan has been named Big Ten Women's Golfer of the Week.

Illinois' Samantha Sloan has been named Big Ten Women's Golfer of the Week.

Feb. 2, 2011

Big Ten Women's Golfer of the Week
Samantha Sloan, Illinois
Jr. - Lansing, Ill. - Marian Catholic

Illinois' Samantha Sloan takes home the first Big Ten Women's Golfer of the Week accolade of the season and the second of her career after earning two victories in the Illini's win at the Illinois Challenge last weekend. Sloan and teammate Ember Schuldt defeated Illinois State's Hannah Bachman and Brianna Cooper, 4 & 3, in four-ball play. The junior then earned a win in her individual match, defeating the Redbirds' Kaitlin Reid 7 & 6 to help the Illini to the 8-4 win.

Last Illinois Golfer of the Week: Samantha Sloan (Feb. 25, 2009)

2011 Women's Golfers of the Week
Feb. 2: Samantha Sloan, Jr., ILL