Burris Named NCAC Men's Golf Athlete of the Week

Burris Named NCAC Men's Golf Athlete of the Week

Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw senior Nick Burris (Bloomington, Ind./Bloomington South) has been named the North Coast Athletic Conference Men's Golf Athlete of the Week for his performance at Franklin College's Dick Park Invitational.

Burris fired a, six-under, 138 for the two-day tournament at Hillview Country Club to finish second among the 59 golfers. In the opening round he was four-under with a round of 68 before shooting 70 in the final round to finish one stroke off the individual lead. Burris leads the Tigers with a 71.2 stroke average over the first two tournaments.

The Tigers won the tournament by two strokes with a 585 which included a 291 on the first day and a 294 in the second round.

DePauw returns to action on September 13-14 at the Benedictine Midwest Invitational at the Eagle Ridge Resort in Galena, Ill.