Averill Named MIAA Women's Golfer of the Week

ROYAL OAK, Mich. – The Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association has named Saint Mary’s Sammie Averill its Player of the Week in women’s golf for matches through Sept. 16.

Averill, a sophomore from St. Joseph, Michigan (St. Joseph HS), put together the best two rounds of her collegiate career as she finished 11th at the O’Brien National Invitational tournament, hosted by Saint Mary's at the Warren Golf Course. She shot a first-round 81, then came back with a second-round 80 to finish with a 36-hole total of 161.

It is the first time Averill has been named MIAA Golfer of the Week in her career.