April 14, 2012
Hardman Earns All-SAC Honors in Men's Golf
ROCK HILL, SC – Catawba freshman Matt Hardman (Gettysburg, PA/Gettysburg Area HS) has been named to the 2012 South Atlantic Conference Men’s Golf All-Conference second team. It was announced by the league office on Friday.
Hardman has led Catawba in six events this season while posting three top five finishes. Over 20 rounds, he currently has a team low 73.4 stroke average. The Indians will play in the 2012 Food Lion SAC Golf Championships beginning Monday at Rock Barn Golf & Spa in Conover, NC.
Carson-Newman senior Liam Ashby was named the 2012 SAC Men’s Golf Player of the Year, while Kim Koivu was selected as Freshman of the Year. Ashby led the conference in adjusted scoring average this season at 72.67. The Dublin, Ireland native recorded one top-five finish and three top-20 finishes this season in eight events. Koivu finished second in the SAC in adjusted scoring average at 72.78.
All-SAC First Team
Liam Ashby, Carson-Newman
Brian Denton, Wingate
Gavin Hay, Carson-Newman
Kim Koivu, Brevard
Jonathan Kim Moss, Carson-Newman
All-SAC Second Team
Clifford Blanquicet, Wingate
Matthew Campbell, Newberry
Matt Hardman, Catawba
Eric Kennedy, Lincoln Memorial
Antoine LeSaux, Wingate
SAC Men’s Golf Player of the Year: Liam Ashby, Carson-Newman
SAC Men’s Golf Freshman of the Year: Kim Koivu, Brevard
SAC Men’s Golf Coach of the Year: Corey Iacofano, Wingate
|No events scheduled until August 24|