Big Ten Athlete of the Year Nominee Spotlight - Allyssa Ferrell (Michigan State)

Ferrell set new program lows for a single round (67), 54 holes (207) and 72 holes (283) during the 2013-14 season.

Ferrell set new program lows for a single round (67), 54 holes (207) and 72 holes (283) during the 2013-14 season.

June 17, 2014

Through Sunday, the Big Ten will highlight the student-athletes nominated for the conference's Athlete of the Year awards. Award winners are voted on by a pre-selected media panel and will be announced on Monday, June 23, at 7:30 p.m. ET/6:30 p.m. CT on BTN.

Allyssa Ferrell – Michigan State – Golf

Ferrell set new program lows for a single round (67), 54 holes (207) and 72 holes (283) during the 2013-14 season. She carded the lowest-ever score by a Spartan at the NCAA Championships (283) and became just the third player at MSU to place in the Top 10 at nationals, finishing in a tie for 10th place. The Edgerton, Wis., native finished her senior year with a team-best 74.14 scoring average, which stands as the sixth lowest single-season average in school history. Ferrell placed fifth at the Big Ten Championships and was named to the All-Championships Team for the second consecutive year. Click HERE for more information on Allyssa.

Previously Highlighted Nominees:

Natalie Cafone, Iowa field hockey

Tony Ramos, Iowa wrestling



 

 

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