September 12, 2012

Brown Named USCAA Golfer of the Week

(NEWPORT NEWS, VA) -- The United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) announced its fall sports "Players of the Week" for the span of September 3rd - 9th.

University of Maine-Presque Isle sophomore Reynold Brown (Essex, CT) has been named the association's "Golfer of the Week." 

From the USCAA press release:

"Brown took first place at both the UMPI and UMaine-Machias Invitational, scoring 70 and 72 respectively.  He also achieved a tie for 2nd place with a score of 74 at the Colby Invitational."

Said Owls' coach Dan Hotham:  "Reynold put together just an outstanding performance this weekend."

"It's an honor to be named the USCAA Golfer of the Week," said Brown.  "I strive hard every day to make myself better and compete at my highest level which I don't feel I've reached yet.  I certainly could not do it withou tthe support of my coach and teammates."

UMPI Golf returns to the links Thursday, September 13th for the UMaine-Farmington Invitational.