April 5, 2013
SAN BRUNO, Calif. -- Pepperdine junior Grace Na is the West Coast Conference Golfer of the Month for March. Na won the `Anuenue Spring Break Classic and finished sixth at the Bruin Wave Invitational during the month of March.
WOMEN'S GOLFER OF THE MONTH
GRACE NA, PEPPERDINE
Pepperdine junior Grace Na is the WCC Women's Golfer of the Month for March. Na has won three player of the month honors this season.
Na began the month of March with a sixth-place finish at the Bruin Wave Invitational in Tarzana, Calif. She shot a plus-six-222 (74-74-74) as the Waves finished fourth out of 15 teams.
At the end of March, Na finished first at the "Anuenue Spring Break Classic in Maui. Na shot a 10-under 206 in the victory, which was the third tournament title of her career. The 10-under was her career-best in college and tied the third-best 54-hole score in Pepperdine history.
In her seven rounds last month, Na averaged 72.43 strokes. At the end of March, she was ranked No. 4 nationally by Golfstat and No. 8 nationally in the Golfweek/Sagarin index.
Also nominated: Lea Garner, BYU; Emelie Lundstrom, San Francisco
2012-13 WCC WOMEN'S GOLFER OF THE MONTH
September: Grace Na, Pepperdine
October: Grace Na, Pepperdine
February: Raychelle Santos, Gonzaga
March: Grace Na, Pepperdine