NASHVILLE, Tenn. - 4/18/2012 - Union University’s Brett Barry has been named the TranSouth Athletic Conference Men's Golfer of the Week for the week ending April 15, 2012. This is the fourth time this season that Barry has earned the weekly award, and second straight.
Barry, a junior from Jackson, Tenn., won the Natural State Classic featuring 10 teams, seven of which were NCAA Division ll programs. Barry won the event by three shots, ahead of a group of four players tied for second. Barry was the only golfer in the field with a total score below par. He also posted a tournament best 68 in his final round to clinch the win for himself and the team.
Barry totaled a 72-68=140 on the 6451-yard Red Apple Inn and Country Club course that played to a par of 71. There were 67 golfers and 10 teams participating.
Up next for Union will be the 2012 TranSouth Golf Tournament, Monday and Tuesday, April 23-24 at the Cane Break Golf Club in Athens, Ala. Union is seeking their third straight TranSouth Championship and fifth in the past seven seasons.
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