Maryland and Michigan State Share Women’s Golfer of the Week Award
Sept. 27, 2017

Co-Golfers of the Week
Laura Van Respaille, Maryland
Fr. - Wambrechies, France - Marcq Institution

• Carded three-round total of 212 (-4) to claim medalist honors at the Nittany Lion Invitational in State College, Pa.
• Registered 43 holes at or below par on the weekend, highlighted by 16 birdies
• Strung together rounds of 74, 68 and 70 to help lead the Terrapins to their first team title since 2012
• Collects her first career Golfer of the Week honor
• Last Maryland Golfer of the Week: Panitta Yusabai (Feb. 15, 2017)

Sarah Burnham, Michigan State
Sr. - Maple Grove, Minn. – Wayzata

• Fired a three-round total of 210 (-6) to capture medalist honors and contribute to a tournament record team score (859; -5) for the team title at the Mary Fossum Invitational in East Lansing, Mich.
• Strung together rounds of 70, 67 and 73 for the lowest winning score at the tournament since 2010
• Carded a total of 49 holes at or below par in three rounds of action, including a bogey-free second-round score of 67 (-5)
• The Academic All-Big Ten honoree collects her fifth career Golfer of the Week honor and first of the season
• Last Michigan State Golfer of the Week: Sarah Burnham (April 19, 2017)

2017-18 Big Ten Women’s Golfers of the Week
Sept. 6: Kate Smith, So., NEB
Sept. 13: Inez Wanamarta, Fr., PUR
Sept. 20: Jaclyn Lee, Jr., OSU
Sept. 27: Laura Van Respaille, Fr., MD/ Sarah Burnham, Sr., MSU