Texas State’s Sunden, Troy’s Scarberry claim Sun Belt Golfer of the Week accolades
Published 1:48 pm Thursday, September 30, 2021
After registering back-to-back Top 10 finishes, Texas State’s Fabian Sunden and Troy’s ShaeLee Scarberry claim Sun Belt Golfer of the Week accolades.
Men’s Golfer of the Week
Fabian Sunden, Texas State
(Sr. – Sweden)
Senior Fabian Sunden, the 2021 Sun Belt Newcomer of the Year, opened the 2021-22 season with back-to-back Top 10 finishes. He shot 3-over par 219 (69-74-76—219) to tie for sixth in the 75-player field at the Lone Star Invitational. The native of Sweden then carded a 5-under par 211 (67-77-67—211) to place third in a 90-golfer field at the Graeme McDowell Invitational. Sunden’s two rounds of 5-under par 67 are a season-low.
Women’s Golfer of the Week
(Jr. – Purcell, Okla.)
Junior ShaeLee Scarberry registered a pair of top four finishes in consecutive tournaments for the Trojans. The Purcell, Okla., product shot 2-under par 214 (73-71-70—214) to finish as the individual runner-up in the 69-golfer field at the Hoover Invitational. A 2-over par 218 (72-73-73—218) showing at the Sea Best Jacksonville Classic was good for a tie for fourth in the 50-player field. Over six rounds in the reporting period, Scarberry shot even par.
2021-22 Sun Belt Men’s Golfers of the Week
Week 1 – Magnus Lomholt, Little Rock
Week 2 – Fabian Sunden, Texas State
2021-22 Sun Belt Women’s Golfers of the Week
Week 1 – Olivia Schmidt, Arkansas State
Week 2 – ShaeLee Scarberry, Troy