March 13, 2013

NEWPORT NEWS, VA - The Atlantic 10 Conference has named Daniel Walker its Golfer of the Week, while Adam Ball of VCU was named the league's Rookie of the Week.

Walker placed third at the Pinehurst Intercollegiate after finishing one the best rounds in Richmond Golf history on the final day of the tournament.   Walker's 65 (-6) on day three tied for the fewest strokes in a single round in tournament history.  Walker ended the tournament with rounds of 74-77-65.

Ball carded his third consecutive top-10 finish in as many tournaments for the Rams.   Ball (73-73-69=215) was helped by a two under 69 in the final round of play to finish in second place.