Rebecca Reitsma claims her first title as Heat women win once again. The first year player would win the title thanks to a career-low round of 78 on the second day after a career low on Day-1 of 81.
With the tournament win she also becomes the conference athlete of the week.
The Heat golf team will play in the conference provincial championship, a three-day tournament, which will be in Nanaimo at the Nanaimo Golf and Country Club (Oct. 5-7).
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The PACWEST is proud to announce the golf Athletes of the Week following the third tournament of the season.
Female Golf Athlete of the Week
Rebecca Reitsma – UBC Okanagan Heat
She led from wire to wire to win her first PACWEST tournament this past weekend in Chilliwack. On Saturday she shot an 80 to give herself a one shot lead heading into the clubhouse. Then on Sunday she shot a tournament low 78 for a two-day cumulative score of 158, capturing the tournament by four strokes.
Male Golf Athlete of the Week
Zach Olson – UFV Cascades
On Saturday, the veteran Olson took advantage of some home cooking and shot a 70 to give himself a share of the leaderboard heading into the clubhouse. Then on Sunday he shot an impressive 72 to win his first PACWEST title of the season.
UBC Okanagan Tournament individual (W) wins:
- Rebecca Reitsma (Sep 29-30, 2018) @ Chilliwack Golf Club / UFV
- Samantha Copeland (Sep 15-16, 2018) @ Okanagan Golf Club / UBCO
- Samantha Copeland (Sep 8-9, 2018) @ Quilchena Golf & Country / Langara
- Carolyn Lee (Oct 14-16, 2015) @ Chilliwack Golf and Country Club / UFV / National Championship
- Carolyn Lee (Sep 19-20, 2015) @ Bear Mountain Golf Resort / Camosun
- Carolyn Lee (Sep 19-20, 2015) @ Northview Golf & Country Club / Kwantlen
- Carolyn Lee (Sep 12-13, 2015) @ Okanagan Golf Club / UBCO
- Jen Woods (Sep 8-9, 2012) @ The Dunes / TRU
- Jen Woods (Oct 23-24, 2010) @ Seymour Golf & Country Club / Capilano
- Jen Woods (Oct 2-3, 2010) @ Nanaimo Golf and Country Club / VIU
- Jen Woods (Sep 18-19, 2010) @ Swaneset / Kwantlen
- Jen Woods (Oct 24-25, 2009) @ Okanagan Golf Club / UBCO
- Jen Woods (Sep 26-27, 2009) @ Arbutus / Camosun
- Jen Woods (Sep 19-20, 2009) @ Castlegar Golf Club / Selkirk