WACO, Texas – Veronika Vasquez of the University of Texas-Brownsville was selected as the Red River Athletic Conference Women's Golfer of the Week for March 16-22, while Christopher Schriedel of Our Lady of the Lake University (Texas) was named the RRAC Men's Golfer of the Week for the same dates. This is the fifth set of awards for the 2015 golf season.
Vasquez finished fifth in a field of 36 individuals at the Sugar Tree Invitational in Weatherford, Texas, last week. The senior from Brownsville, Texas, used the rain-soaked course at Sugar Tree Golf Club to her advantage with rounds of 77 and 79 for a two-round total of 156. The course is one of the more difficult on the college tour with yardage of 6,004. UTB placed fifth in the team competition against seven teams.