Cnops named SoCon Golfer of the Week for third time
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – UNCG freshman Fanny Cnops has been selected as the Southern Conference Women's Golfer of the Week for competition from April 4-10.
Cnops shot a 1-under par final round of 71 on her way to a second place finish at the prestigious Bryan National Collegiate, which concluded Sunday at The Players Course at Bryan Park. Cnops' second-place individual performance led the Spartans past three teams ranked in the top 25 nationally, en route to a ninth-place finish.
Cnops concluded her three rounds of play at 2-under par 214 (73-70-71). Only the No. 1 player in the country, Lindy Duncan of Duke, finished ahead of Belgium native.
This is the third time during the spring season that Cnops has garnered SoCon Golfer of the Week honors. Sunday was the seventh top-10 finish of Cnops' rookie campaign.
2012 SoCon Women's Golfers of the Week
Feb. 29 Fanny Cnops, UNCG
March 7 Erica Pellegrini, The Citadel
March 14 Fanny Cnops, UNCG
March 21 Lauren Smith, Appalachian State
March 28 Yue Xu, Appalachian State
April 4 Sofie Kvarnstrom, Western Carolina
April 11 Fanny Cnops, UNCG
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