April 3, 2018 > Chang named Women's Golfer of the Week
Chang named Women's Golfer of the Week
Submitted By Steve Connolly
Cal State East Bay junior Carolin Chang has been named California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) Women's Golfer of the Week for Mar. 21-27, the conference office announced Wednesday.
She is the first Pioneer to capture the award in 2017-18, which is the first season with women's golf as a CCAA-sponsored sport.ÊChang took third place individually in an extremely strong field this week at the Barry University Invitational in Miami Lakes, Fla. She turned in rounds of 75, 72, and 71 for a 54-hole total of 218 (+2) at the Senator Course on Don Shula's Golf Course. She helped the Pioneers capture 13th place in a 17-team field that featured five of the top six and 14 of the top 50 squads in the nation.
Chang's one-under-par round on Tuesday ranked as the second-lowest of any golfer in the field of 89. Overall, she beat 36 golfers this week who were ranked in the top 100 in Division II according to Golfstat. Eight of the top 10 individuals were in competition at the Barry Invite, and Chang beat seven of them.