Arizona's Saferian Named Pac-10 Men's Golfer for the Month of February
March 5, 2010
WALNUT CREEK, Calif.--Richard Saferian of Arizona has been named Pacific-10 Conference Golfer of the Month for February 2010.
Saferian, a junior from Wixom, Mich., fired three rounds in the 60s to win the Arizona Intercollegiate by three strokes. Saferian shot 68-66-66=200, 13 under par on the Arizona National course. He led Arizona to a second place team finish in the event.
Also nominated for player of the month honors were Chris Williams of Washington, co-medalist at the Battle at the Beach, Pontus Widegren of UCLA, Diego Velasquez of Oregon State and Sihwan Kim of Stanford.
2009-10 Pac-10 Golfers of the Month
Sept., 2009 - Eric Mina, California
Oct., 2009 - Diego Velasquez, Oregon State
Nov. 2009 - Sihwan Kim, Stanford
Feb. 2010 - Richard Saferian, Arizona