Davies earns A-Sun monthly honor for record eighth time
Rhys Davies continues to build an impressive resume at ETSU.
Rhys Davies continues to build an impressive resume at ETSU.

Thursday, April 05, 2007

        MACON, Ga. (April 5, 2007) - After earning medalist honors in both events he participated in and capturing the nation's No. 1 ranking, ETSU senior Rhys Davies (Bridgend, Wales) has been named the Atlantic Sun's Golfer of the Month for March, league officials announced Thursday.

 

Davies, a two-time, first-team All-American, recorded rounds of 73, 68 and 69 (210, -6) at the Seminole Intercollegiate and carded a 70, 65 and 71 (206, -10) at the General Hackler Invitational to earn individual championships at each event. His two titles during the Month of March improves his ETSU record for titles to 10.

 

Along with earning two titles, Davies was tabbed the best in the nation by the Golfweek/Sagarin individual rankings. Davies was also honored with a similar award on Monday when the Southern Golf Association named him its National Amateur of the Month for March.

 

The A-Sun Golfer of the Month honor is the eighth of his career since ETSU joined the Atlantic Sun in 2005. His eighth Golfer of the Month awards is a conference record and his honor this month marks the second consecutive season that Davies has earned the honor four separate times.

 

The Atlantic Sun Golfer of the Month is announced on Thursday during the first full week of the month.

 

Follow ETSU Athletics on Twitter Twitter and become a fan on Facebook Facebook.
MBB UNC Greensboro 80 F
Dec 13 ETSU 79
WBB Eastern Kentucky University 49 Final
Dec 13 ETSU 64
WBB ETSU 86 Final
Dec 15 Morehead State University 77
MBB ETSU 63 F
Dec 16 Eastern Kentucky 60
WBB ETSU 48 Final
Dec 19 University of North Carolina Wilmington 61
WBB ETSU 56 Final
Dec 20 Jacksonville State University 57
MBB ETSU Richmond, Va.
Dec 22, 7:00 p.m. VCU
WBB Iona College Johnson City, Tenn.
Dec 29, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
MBB ETSU Knoxville, Tenn.
Dec 31, 1:00 p.m. Tennessee
WBB ETSU Chapel Hill, N.C.
Jan 2, 2:00 p.m. University of North Carolina
MBB VMI Freedom Hall
Jan 2, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
MBB ETSU Birmingham, Ala.
Jan 5, 8:00 p.m. Samford
MBB Mercer Freedom Hall
Jan 8, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Greenville, S.C.
Jan 10, 2:00 p.m. Furman University
MBB Chattanooga Freedom Hall
Jan 10, 4:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Spartanburg, S.C.
Jan 12, 11:30 a.m. Wofford College