Northwestern and Wisconsin Earn Weekly Women's Golf Honors

Northwestern's Alex Lederhausen and Wisconsin's Jessie Gerry have been named Big Ten Co-Golfers of the Week.

Northwestern's Alex Lederhausen and Wisconsin's Jessie Gerry have been named Big Ten Co-Golfers of the Week.

Sept. 28, 2011

Co-Golfers of the Week
Alex Lederhausen, Northwestern
Sr. – Hinsdale, Ill. – Hinsdale Central 

  • Tied for fourth place individually at the Dick McGuire Invitational
  • Posted a 1-over 74 in the first round, followed by an even-par 73 in Round 2 and a 1-under 72 in Round 3 en route to a score of 219
  • Helped Northwestern finish fourth in the field of 18 teams
  • Reels in the first weekly award of her career
  • Last Northwestern Golfer of the Week: Liliana Alvarez (March 9, 2007) 

Jessie Gerry, Wisconsin
Sr. – Madison, Wis. – Abundant Life 

  • Took second place individually and Wisconsin to a first-place team finish at the Badger Invitational
  • Posted a 5-over 221 in a tournament affected by rain and 35 mile-per-hour winds
  • Carded a 2-over 74 in the first round before shooting a 2-under 70 in Round 2 and a 5-over 77 in the final round
  • Takes home her first weekly award
  • Last Wisconsin Golfer of the Week: Katie Elliot (March 5, 2008)

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