MACON, GA.- Lipscomb women’s golfer Miriam Parker was named the Atlantic Sun Player of the Week after firing a two-round total of 144 (+2) in the Charles Braun Jr. Intercollegiate earlier this week.
Parker was named medalist for the first time in her career and helped the Lady Bisons to a second place finish.
In the first round Parker fired a one-under par 70. Her score was the lowest of the day and second lowest of the tournament.
On day two, Parker had an unfortunate mishap and grounded her club in a hazard, but still found a way to fire a three-over par 74.
Parker’s two rounds were her two lowest rounds of the fall.
It was her second top-10 finish of 2013. She finished tied for sixth with a 78-81 in the SIUE Intercollegiate in Sept.
Parker lowered her stroke average to 79.6 after nine rounds of play.
PARKER’S 2013 RESULTS-
Chris Banister- T26 – (80-88-82) = 250 [+34]
SIUE Intercollegiate- T6 – (78-81) = 159 [+15]
APSU Intercollegiate- T49 – (83-80) = 163 [+19]
Braun Intercollegiate- T1 – (70-74) = 144 [+2]