A remarkable start to first year golfer Samantha Copeland's career at UBC Okanagan. The Calgary golfer has won both tournaments entered while on the PACWEST conference tour, after leading wire-to-wire in week one Copeland came back on Sunday to capture the week-two tournament.
With the tournament win she also becomes the conference athlete of the week.
The Heat golf team will have a weekend off before the third tournament of the year which will be in Abbotsford at the Ledgeview Golf and Country Club (Sept. 29-30).
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PACWEST Golf Athletes of the Week
Sep 18, 2018
The PACWEST is proud to announce the golf Athletes of the Week following the second tournament of the season.
Female Golf Athlete of the Week
Samantha Copeland – UBC Okanagan Heat
For the second straight week, rookie Samantha Copeland was the class of the PACWEST women's field winning on her home course. Following her first round on Saturday, she found herself three strokes back of the leaders in the clubhouse. Sunday she hit a new level and shot a tournament low 82 and cruised to victory with a two-round total of 169, three strokes better than second place.
Male Golf Athlete of the Week
Wyatt Brook – VIU Mariners
He shot out of the gate on Saturday and was the leader in the clubhouse after day one, shooting a tournament low 64 putting himself in the driver's seat. On Sunday Brook continued to play well with the conditions less than ideal. He shot a 72 and hung on for a two-stroke victory over Daniel Campbell of UFV.