NEWPORT NEWS, Va. —Fordham junior Matt Schiller was selected as the Atlantic 10 Golfer of the Week. Saint Joseph’s freshman Michael O’Brien was chosen as the league’s Rookie of the Week. The awards were announced Friday and are for events played Mar. 23-29.
Schiller was the top finisher for the Rams at the Wildcat Invitational, carding a one-over par 72 on day two to go with his one-under 70 in the first round for an even par 142, placing him in a tie for sixth out of 105 golfers. The efforts of the Cincinnati, Ohio, native helped Fordham place seventh out of 19 teams.
O’Brien, a West Chester, Ohio native, finished second for Saint Joseph’s at the Wildcat Invitational. He tied for 35th overall with a two-round score of 148 (74-74). His six-over par score helped the Hawks finish tied for 13th in the crowded field of 19 teams at the 7,055, par-71 White Manor Country Club.