Beacon Journal staff

Kent State junior Corey Connors was named Mid-American Conference Golfer of the Week for the second time this season on Thursday after his performance at the PING/Golfweek Preview earlier this week.


Connors tied for 12th place individually and led the 13th-ranked Golden Flashes to a tie for 11th place overall. Connors shot a 3-over-par 73 on Sunday, a 1-over-par 71 on Monday and a 2-under-par 68 on Tuesday.


Taylor Pendrith finished with a 3-over-par 213 and tied for 16th place. Kevin Miller tied for 39th and Nicholas Scott tied for 69th.


The Golden Flashes travel to Dublin for the Jack Nicklaus Intercollegiate Oct. 8-9.