Cal State golfer honored

STANDING OUT IN THE CROWD

Kenny Pigman

Cal State San Bernardino golf

Cal State San Bernardino sophomore Kenny Pigman has been the named the California Collegiate Athletic Association Golfer of the Week for the week of March 25-31.

Pigman, of Norco, won individual medalist honors at the Grand Canyon University Thunderbird Invitational that was held at the Palm Valley Golf Club in Goodyear, Ariz. on Monday and Tuesday.

Pigman claimed individual medalist honors after shooting rounds of 65-70-70 for an 11-under par 205. The Coyotes’ sophomore posted a two-shot victory over teammate Gene Webster and Chico State’s Kyle Souza and Eric Frazetta, who all finished with scores of 9-under par 207.

Cal State San Bernardino tied Chico State for first place in the 54-hole event after finishing with a 23-under par total of 841. The co-championship marked the Coyotes’ third consecutive tournament victory and fourth overall during the 2008-09 season.

He is the third Cal State golfer to earn weekly honors following Gene Webster (Oct. 5-11) and Micah Burke (Oct. 26-31).