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Big Ten CommunicationsPublished: 10/11/2023, Last updated: 3/15/2024
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Nebraska Receives Weekly Golf Honor

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ROSEMONT, Ill. – Sophomore Kelli Ann Strand of Nebraska has been named Big Ten Conference Women’s Golfer of the Week for tournaments played Oct. 6-10. 

Golfer of the Week

Kelli Ann Strand, Nebraska

So. – Challis, Idaho — Challis

  • Shot a 10-under-par 208 to finish second overall (out of 86 competitors) at the Dale McNamara Invitational held Oct. 9-10 in Tulsa, Okla.

  • Produced rounds of 70-66-70 to finish with a 68.6 average, which was 6.4 strokes below the tournament average

  • Compiled 33 pars, 14 birdies and an eagle during three rounds at the Golf Club of Oklahoma

  • Her 208 score was the fourth-lowest 54-hole total in the Big Ten this season

  • The 2023 All-Big Ten Second Team pick earns her second career Big Ten weekly award

  • Last Nebraska Big Ten Golfer of the Week: Michaela Vavrova (Sept. 13, 2023) 

2023-24 Big Ten Women’s Golfer of the Week

Sept. 6: Isabella McCauley, So., MINN

Sept. 13: Michaela Vavrova, Sr., NEB

Sept. 20: Chloe Johnson, So., IND | Katie Lu, Jr., MSU

Sept. 27: Katie Lu, Jr., MSU

Oct. 4: Lauryn Nguyen, Jr., NU

Oct. 11: Kelli Ann Strand, So., NEB