WILMINGTON, NC (UNCW News Release) - Senior Pat Cover finished tied for fourth at the prestigious Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate and was named Golfer-of-the-Week by the Colonial Athletic Association on Wednesday.
Cover (67-73-66=206) become the third Seahawk to earn the honor, joining Blake McShea and Thomas Eldridge. McShea was a two-time honoree.
Cover made a big move in the final round of the tournament, carding a six-under-par 66 thanks in part to three eagles made on par-five holes. The senior from Huntersville, N.C., climbed 10 spots to post his first top-five finish of the fall season.
The Seahawks finished tied for seventh at the tournament, which included four nationally-ranked programs.