Purdue's Gonzalez-Escallon Tabbed Women's Golfer of the Week

Purdue's Laura Gonzalez-Escallon has been named the Big Ten Women's Golfer of the Week.

Feb. 16, 2012

Golfer of the Week
Laura Gonzalez-Escallon, Purdue
Jr. – La Hulpe, Belgium – Christ du Roi 

  • Took second place at the Lady Puerto Rico Classic, finishing with a 1-under 215
  • Tied the school and tournament single-round record with a 7-under 65 in the second round
  • Carded identical rounds of 75 in the first and third rounds
  • Helped No. 32 Purdue earn a sixth-place finish in the 15-team field
  • Earns her third career weekly Big Ten award and her first this season
  • Last Purdue Golfer of the Week: Paula Reto (Nov. 3, 2011)

2011-12 Big Ten Women’s Golfers of the Week
Sept. 15: Rosie Davies, Jr., IND
Sept. 22: Caroline Powers, Jr., MSU
Sept. 28: Alex Lederhausen, Sr., NU; Jessie Gerry, Sr., WIS
Oct. 6: Madeleine Sheils, Sr., NEB
Oct. 12: Caroline Powers, Jr., MSU
Oct. 19: Madeleine Sheils, Sr., NEB
Nov. 3: Steffi Neisen, So., NEB; Paula Reto, Jr., PUR
Nov. 9: Linda Luo, Fr., MICH
Feb. 8: Samantha Sloan, Sr., ILL
Feb. 16: Laura Gonzalez-Escallon, Jr., PUR