CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Charleston Southern senior Austin James has been named the Big South Golfer of the Week, the league office announced Thursday.
James earned the distinction thanks to his runner up finish at the Charleston Southern Challenge. The senior carded a 36-hole total of one-over par 145 to place second in the 15-man field. James' second round four-under par 68 was the best round of the season and second-lowest in the field.
James was named Big South Golfer of the Week four times in 2015-16 en route to earning Player of the Year honors. He will lead CSU into its next event, The Palmetto, March 6-7 at Palmetto Golf Club in Aiken, S.C.