Mountain West Men's Co-Golfers of the Week
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Boise State sophomore Kyle Mitsunaga and Nevada freshman Jooho Lee have been selected Mountain West Men’s Co-Golfers of the Week for tournaments played April 10-14. This is the first golfer of the week accolade for both student-athletes.
KYLE MITSUNAGA, BOISE STATE
Sophomore, Boise, Idaho / Boise HS
- Led Boise State to its best finish in more than a year, placing tied for fifth at the OGIO UC Santa Barbara Intercollegiate on April 13-14.
- Fired a 1-over-par 217 (76-69-72) on the par 72, 7,159-yard Sandpiper Golf Course in Santa Barbara.
- Rebounded from a 4-over 76 in the first round to a combined 3-under across the final 36 holes. Shot a 3-under 69 in round two, and concluded the tournament with an even-par 72 in the final round.
- Finished four strokes back of medalist Hunter Robinson from host UC Santa Barbara.
JOOHO LEE, NEVADA
Freshman, Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada / Gleneagle Secondary
- Recorded the best finish of his career after tying for fifth at the El Macero Classic on April 10-12.
- Carded the second-lowest 54-hole score of his career with a 1-over-par 217 (70-66-81) on the par 72, 6,964-yard course in El Macero, California.
- His second round 66 was the lowest 18-hole total of his career.
- Logged two eagles in the tournament, giving him five during his freshman campaign.
- Went 5-under for the tournament on the par-5 holes.
2015 MW Men’s Golfer of the Week – Spring Season
February 11 – Xander Schauffele, Sr., San Diego State
February 25 – Xander Schauffele, Sr., San Diego State
March 4 – Xander Schauffele, Sr., San Diego State
March 18 – Kurt Kitayama, Sr., UNLV
March 25 – Logan France, Jr., Boise State
April 1 – Gavin Green, Sr., New Mexico
April 8 – Sam Saunders, Sr., New Mexico
April 15 – Kyle Mitsunaga, So., Boise State / Jooho Lee, Fr., Nevada
2014 MW Men’s Golfer of the Month – Fall Season
September – Gavin Green, Sr., New Mexico / Cody Blick, Jr., San José State
October/November – Gavin Green, Sr., New Mexico / Cody Blick, Jr., San José State