Mountain West Announces Men's Golfer of the Week


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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - UNLV sophomore John Oda has been selected Mountain West Men’s Golfer of the Week for tournaments played March 24–29. This is the second MW golfer of the week honor of his career.

Sophomore, Honolulu, Hawaii / Moanalua HS

• Placed third out of 138 golfers at The Goodwin played at the Stanford Golf Course on March 24-26.
• Carded an 8-under-par 202 (68-67-67) on the par 70, 6,727-yard course.
• Shot under par (in the 60s) all three of his rounds with a low of 3-under 67 twice (second and third rounds). For the tournament, he averaged 67.33 strokes per round.
• It was his second top-five individual finish of the season and his second straight in the top 10. He now has four top-10 finishes this season.
• Helped UNLV to a second-place team finish out of 26 participating institutions.

2016 Mountain West Men's Golfers of the Week - Spring Season

February 4 – AJ McInerney, Sr., UNLV / John Oda, So., UNLV
February 10 – Seokown Jeon, Sr., Utah State
February 24 – Ryann Ree, Sr., San Diego State
March 2 – Gustavo Morantes, So., New Mexico
March 16 – Samuel Kim, Fr., New Mexico
March 23 – AJ McInerney, Sr., UNLV
March 30 – John Oda, So., UNLV

2015 Mountain West Men's Golfers of the Month - Fall Season

September – Dominic Kieffer, Sr., Colorado State
October/November – Cody Blick, Sr., San José State