Moston, Myers Receive WAC Honors

DENVER San Jose State’s Jay Myers and Nevada’s Scott Smith were named Western Athletic Conference Men’s Co-Golfers of the Week for February 16-22, while San Jose State’s Erica Moston was named the women’s Golfer of the Week.

Myers, a freshman from San Jose, Calif. (Branham HS), and Smith, a sophomore from Fallon, Nev. (Churchill County HS), both tied for 10th place with a 6-under par 210 in the John Burns Intercollegiate played last week in Wahiawa, Hawaii. Myers opened up the tournament with a 6-under 66 in the first round to go along with two rounds of even par for his fourth straight top-10 finish. Myers has been at level par or better in nine of his last 11 rounds. Smith fired a 69-71-70 to post three sub-par rounds at the par 72 Leilehua Golf Course. It was his fourth top-10 finish of the year.

Moston, a senior from Belmont, Calif. (Notre Dame HS), posted her best finish of the year at the Aztec Invitational when she finished in a tie for second place. Moston shot a 5-over par 221 that included a 69 in the first round. She recorded a total of eight birdies during the three rounds, six of which came in the first round, the most in one round for her this year.

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