ATLANTA, Ga. - North Florida's Philip Knowles opened the 2018-19 ASUN Conference Men's Golf season by collecting his ninth career weekly accolade, announced Thursday by the league office.
Teeing off at the Carpet Capital Collegiate against a field that consisted of 11 Top-50 nationally-ranked squads, Knowles grabbed a top-10 finish as he tied for eighth place in the loaded tournament. Carding rounds of one-under par 71 on each day, Knowles pushed his career total to 50 rounds of par or better which sits second-best in program history. With his ninth career Men's Golfer of the Week honor, Knowles sits second in conference history trailing only Lipscomb's Dawson Armstrong with 13.
ASUN Men's Golfers of the Week - Sept. 13th
Philip Knowles, North Florida
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- Ninth Career ASUN Golfer of the Week honor; second-most in ASUN history
- Finished in a tie for eighth at the Carpet Capital Collegiate to open the season
- Carded three-straight rounds of one-under par 71 to post a 213
- Competed against a field of 11 teams in the Preseason Top-50
- Upped his career total to 50 rounds of par or better; second in program history
Other Nominees: Andrew Potter, FGCU; Ervin Chang, Liberty; Linus Samuelsson, Lipscomb.
2018-19 Season Award Winners
Sept. 13th - Philip Knowles, North Florida