UNLV's Dana Finkelstein Named Mountain West Women's Golfer of the Week

April 3, 2013

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - UNLV sophomore Dana Finkelstein has been selected Mountain West Women's Golfer of the Week for tournaments played March 31 - April 2.

Finkelstein tied for eighth place out of 83 golfers at the San Diego State Farms Invitational held in Rancho Sante Fe, Calif. The Chandler, Ariz., native carded a 7-over-par 223 (76-73-74) on the par 72, 6,211-yard course. Finkelstein recorded five birdies across the 54-hole tournament en route to her third top 10 finish of the year, and sixth of her career.

As a team, UNLV posted its fifth top five finish of the 2012-13 campaign, as the Rebels placed fifth among the field of 15 squads with a combined score of 50-over 914 (302-298-314).

Through 23 rounds, Finkelstein leads all Mountain West golfers with a 74.48 stroke average. This marks the second career MW Golfer of the Week award for Finkelstein.