Michigan State's Powers Takes Final Weekly Women's Golf Honor

April 20, 2011

Women's Golfer of the Week
Caroline Powers, Michigan State
So. - Bowling Green, Ohio - Bowling Green

Michigan State's Caroline Powers picks up the final Big Ten Women's Golfer of the Week award of the season after taking medalist honors at the Lady Buckeye Invitational over the weekend. Powers' first-place finish, the first of her career, led the 22nd-ranked Spartans to the team title in a field which featured eight other Big Ten teams. The sophomore opened the tournament with a 75, following with an even-par 72 in Round 2 to jump into first place entering the final round. Holding a three-shot lead going into Round 3, Powers held off the field to win by one stroke.

Last Michigan State Golfer of the Week: Christine Meier (Feb. 23, 2011)

2011 Women's Golfers of the Week
Feb. 2: Samantha Sloan, Jr., ILL
Feb. 17: Teresa Puga, Sr., MINN
Feb. 23: Christine Meier, Fr., MSU
March 1: Laura Gonzalez-Escallon, So., PUR
March 8: Vicky Villanueva, Jr., OSU
March 17: Paula Reto, So., PUR
March 23: Laura Gonzalez-Escallon, So., PUR
March 30: Teresa Puga, Sr., MINN
April 6: Numa Gulyanamitta, Sr., PUR
April 20: Caroline Powers, So., MSU