Reading, Pa. (Oct. 7, 2019) – Women’s Golf junior Briana Hocker and Men’s Golf senior Kyung Chung were named Alvernia Players of the Week for their performance during the week of September 30 – October 6, 2019.
Briana Hocker shot a 6-over 78 to earn her first career low-medalist honors and lead Alvernia to a first place finish in the division III field at the Golden Wolves home invitational on Tuesday at LedgeRock Golf Club. Hocker’s 78 tied with West Chester’s Meghan O’Mara, but Hocker’s back nine score of 39 earned her overall low-medalist honors on a match of cards. The junior’s round consisted of two birdies and nine pars, including six straight pars to close out the front nine and open the back nine. Hocker also finished in fifth place earlier in the week at Kutztown’s Fall
Invitational with a two day score of 173.
Kyung Chung shot a 1-over 73 to finish t-5th at Alvernia’s home invitational on Tuesday at LedgeRock Golf Club, and lead Alvernia to a fourth place finish. Chung’s round was highlighted by an eagle on the 532 yard par 5 8th hole. He finished even on the back nine with seven straight pars and a birdie on the par 5 18th to close out his round.