MACON, Ga. – After setting a tournament record in the 2015 Autotrader.com Collegiate Classic this week, Lipscomb sophomore Dawson Armstrong has been named the Atlantic Sun Conference Golfer of the Week for his efforts.
The Brentwood, Tennessee native fired a -16, 200 to claim medalist honors and break the tournament record by six strokes. He opened the event with a seven-under 65 in the first round before finishing day one with a -5, 67 to build a commanding lead. Armstrong did not let up however in the final 18 holes of the 54-hole event as he carded a -4, 68 to close the event.
He helped carry the Bisons to an eight-stroke victory over No. 19 South Florida. Armstrong carded 19 birdies in the tournament and was -10 on the Par 5’s in the event.
The honor is the fourth A-Sun weekly award of his career and second this season.