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AWARDS: Rebecca Reitsma - PACWEST Female Golf Athlete of the Week

AWARDS: Rebecca Reitsma - PACWEST Female Golf Athlete of the Week

Rebecca Reitsma claims her first title as Heat women win once again. The first year player would win the title thanks to a career-low round of 78 on the second day after a career low on Day-1 of 81.

With the tournament win she also becomes the conference athlete of the week.

The Heat golf team will play in the conference provincial championship, a three-day tournament, which will be in Nanaimo at the Nanaimo Golf and Country Club (Oct. 5-7).

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The PACWEST is proud to announce the golf Athletes of the Week following the third tournament of the season.

Female Golf Athlete of the Week
Rebecca Reitsma – UBC Okanagan Heat

She led from wire to wire to win her first PACWEST tournament this past weekend in Chilliwack. On Saturday she shot an 80 to give herself a one shot lead heading into the clubhouse. Then on Sunday she shot a tournament low 78 for a two-day cumulative score of 158, capturing the tournament by four strokes.

Male Golf Athlete of the Week
Zach Olson – UFV Cascades

On Saturday, the veteran Olson took advantage of some home cooking and shot a 70 to give himself a share of the leaderboard heading into the clubhouse. Then on Sunday he shot an impressive 72 to win his first PACWEST title of the season.


HEAT NOTES:

UBC Okanagan Tournament individual (W) wins:

  • Rebecca Reitsma (Sep 29-30, 2018) @ Chilliwack Golf Club / UFV
  • Samantha Copeland (Sep 15-16, 2018) @ Okanagan Golf Club / UBCO
  • Samantha Copeland (Sep 8-9, 2018) @ Quilchena Golf & Country / Langara
  • Carolyn Lee (Oct 14-16, 2015) @ Chilliwack Golf and Country Club / UFV / National Championship
  • Carolyn Lee (Sep 19-20, 2015) @ Bear Mountain Golf Resort / Camosun
  • Carolyn Lee (Sep 19-20, 2015) @ Northview Golf & Country Club / Kwantlen
  • Carolyn Lee (Sep 12-13, 2015) @ Okanagan Golf Club / UBCO
  • Jen Woods (Sep 8-9, 2012) @ The Dunes / TRU
  • Jen Woods (Oct 23-24, 2010) @ Seymour Golf & Country Club / Capilano
  • Jen Woods (Oct 2-3, 2010) @ Nanaimo Golf and Country Club / VIU
  • Jen Woods (Sep 18-19, 2010) @ Swaneset / Kwantlen
  • Jen Woods (Oct 24-25, 2009) @ Okanagan Golf Club / UBCO
  • Jen Woods (Sep 26-27, 2009) @ Arbutus / Camosun
  • Jen Woods (Sep 19-20, 2009) @ Castlegar Golf Club / Selkirk