Golfweek Names Anna Nordqvist Women's Player of the Week
Oct. 31, 2008
Arizona State junior women's golfer Anna Nordqvist has been named the Golfweek Women's Player of the Week. Nordqvist was honored for her win at The Derby in Auburn, Ala.
Nordqvist shot a 9-under 207 (70-67-70) to help lead the Sun Devils to their second tournament win of the season and to her first individual tournament win. She tied her round low of 5-under 67 for the fourth time in her career to lead her to her first outright tournament victory since the 2007 PING/ASU Invitational and second all-time. Nordqvist finished four strokes ahead of second place.
The Sun Devils were honored as Golfweek Women's Team of the Week after their season-opening win at the NCAA Fall Preview in Owing Mills, Md.