Armstrong claims record 8th ASUN Men's Golfer of the Week award
Thursday, February 9, 2017
Armstrong claims record 8th ASUN Men's Golfer of the Week award

LAKEPOINTE, Ga. – After leading the Lipscomb men’s golf team to a second-place finish at the 9th-Annual Sea Best Invitational, junior Dawson Armstrong has picked up his 8th ASUN Conference Men’s Golfer of the Week Award.

The Brentwood, Tennessee native is the first golfer in league history to garner the award eight times surpassing Rhys Davies from ETSU, who claimed the honor seven times. Armstrong posted a third-place finish in the challenging field that included four teams in the top-35 including No. 2 Florida and No. 13 North Carolina.

Behind a tournament low round of 65 on the final day, Armstrong finished with a -4, 206 (70-71-65) finishing just two shots out of first.

Armstrong is currently ranked No. 28 in the world amateur rankings.