Fresno State's Hannah Sodersten Named Mountain West Women's Golfer of the Week

March 6, 2013

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Fresno State freshman Hannah Sodersten has been selected Mountain West Women's Golfer of the Week for tournaments played March 4 - 5.

Sodersten tied for 11th place out of 73 golfers at the Juli Inkster Spartan Invite, held in San Jose, Calif. The Clovis, Calif., native carded an 8-over-par 224 (74-76-74) on the par-72, 6,180-yard course at Almaden Country Club. The freshman recorded seven birdies and one eagle across the 54-hole tournament. Her 11th- place tie marked Sodersten's second career top-15 finish.

As a team, Fresno State posted its third top-10 finish of the spring season, placing eighth among the field of 14 with a combined score of 55-over 919 (300-302-317).

Through 19 rounds, Sodersten ranks second for Fresno State and third among Mountain West freshmen with a 76.00 stroke average. This marks the first career MW Golfer of the Week award for Sodersten.