BELLINGHAM, Wash. – Western Washington University senior Jenn Paul has been named the Great Northwest Athletic Conference Women’s Golfer of the Week for April 10-16.
Paul (Bellingham, WA) finished in a three-way tie for 7th place in the field of 100 golfers at the Mustang Intercollegiate hosted by Western New Mexico University at Palm Valley Golf Club in Goodyear, Arizona. She turned in rounds of 71 (-1) and 73 (+1) to finish the 36-hole regular-season finale at even-par 144.
With her second top 10 finish of the season, Paul helped lead the Vikings to a 5th-place finish in the 19-team field. WWU heads into the GNAC Championships next week (April 24-25) at Coeur d’Alene Resort ranked 14th in the NCAA II West Region. The top 12 teams in the rankings will earn a spot in the NCAA II Regionals that will be played May 8-10 in Wichita Falls, Texas.
Paul, a two-time GNAC co-Player of the Year selection, heads into the GNAC Championships with a league-best scoring average of 77.6. This is the eighth GNAC Player of the Week honor for Paul in her career, and first this season.
Here is a look at Paul’s tournament-by-tournament results from this season:
Tournament IND. FINISH REGION SCORES WNMU Fall Intercollegiate T 19-106 T 17- 89 78 73 151 St. Martin's Invitational T 4- 60 4- 54 79 79 Western Washington Invite T 12- 73 9- 58 80 74 154 Sonoma State Reg. Fall Preview T 29- 53 T 24- 47 81 79 160 Dennis Rose Invitational T 17- 31 T 12- 26 79 77 84 240 PLNU Reach 2017 T 16- 76 T 15- 42 78 79 157 Tim Tierney Pioneer Shootout T 14- 77 T 11- 59 74 80 154 Otter Invitational T 19- 99 T 19- 87 81 76 157 Mustang Intercollegiate T 7-100 T 7-100 71 73 144
No No Avg. Vs. Low In Par or Fin. Best Tour Rds. Score Par Rd. 60s better Pct. Wins Fin. 9 18.0 77.56 +5.39 71 0 1 80.8% 0 T 4
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Hannah Drake and Annie Leete tie for 52nd in 100-player field to lead WWU
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Jenn Paul Finishes 16th at NCAA West Regional
Paul finishes just short of qualifying for the NCAA Championships
Jenn Paul Tied for 17th at NCAA West Regional
Paul heads into final round in contention for trip to NCAA Championships
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Jenn Paul is playing as an individual at the NCAA II West Regional
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Jenn Paul selected to play in NCAA II West Regional as an individual
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Jenn Paul (T3rd) and Hannah Drake (5th) lead WWU to 2nd-place finish
Vikings in 2nd at GNAC Championships
Junior Jenn Paul in 2nd place at 4-over-par. Four Vikings are in tournament top 10
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Vikings have won 5 of 6 GNAC Championships at Coeur d’Alene Resort
Jenn Paul Named GNAC Golfer of the Week
Paul finished tied for 7th at even-par at last week’s Mustang Intercollegiate
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Jenn Paul finishes tied for 7th at even-par for the tournament
Women's Golf in 4th at Mustang Intercollegiate
Jenn Paul and Stephanie Sewell tied for 2nd in 100-player field at 1-under-par 71