New Mexico's Gavin Green Named Mountain West Men's Golfer of the Week

Feb. 27, 2013

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - New Mexico sophomore Gavin Green has been selected Mountain West Men's Golfer of the Week for tournaments played Feb. 18-24.

Green earned his third top-five finish of the 2012-13 season and helped New Mexico to a runner-up finish at the John Burns Intercollegiate in Wahiawa, Hawaii on Feb. 20-22. He carded a 1-over-par 217 (68-76-73) on the par 72, 7,210-yard Turtle Bay Resort course, placing tied for fifth and leading the Lobo's throughout the tournament. Green was one of five players in the field of 85 participants to shoot a sub-70 round, firing a 4-under 68 on the opening 18 holes.

Through 21 rounds this season, Green ranks fourth in the Mountain West with a 72.10 stroke average.