May 24, 2013
ATHENS, Ohio – In recognition of his stellar season on the course and in the classroom, senior men’s golfer Michael Lamping was named to the Academic All-MAC Team, the league office announced Friday evening.
In addition, senior Bradley Lucas (Worthington, Ohio) and sophomore Andrew Mlynarski (St. Michaels, Md.) received Academic All-MAC Honorable Mention accolades.
For more information about Ohio men’s golf’s academic award winners, please see below:
ACADEMIC ALL-MAC TEAM
Michael Lamping | Senior | 3.790 GPA | Coaching Education
Lamping posted two top-20 finishes this season for Ohio, saving his best performance for when it counted most at the 2013 MAC Championships. Lamping finished tied for 19th at the event and posted rounds of 75 and 72 on the difficult course. The senior also finished tied for 20th at the NYX Hoosier Invitational in April. His 76.32 stroke average ranked in the top-30 in the Mid-American Conference this season. He was named the Mid-American Conference Men’s Scholar-Athlete of the Week for the week of April 29-May 5 after leading the Bobcats at the MAC Championships.
ACADEMIC ALL-MAC HONORABLE MENTION
Bradley Lucas | Senior | 3.408 GPA | Finance/Accounting
Lucas participated in five tournaments for Ohio this season and ranked 54th in the conference with a 79.07 stroke average. Lucas posted a two-round total of 150 (+6) to finish t-41st out of 90 golfers at the Firestone Invitational Oct. 8-9. His best round of the season (70) came on the final day of the Marshall Invitational on Sept. 11, while his top finish (40th) came at the MAC Championships in May. After a tough opening two rounds, he closed the weekend with solid rounds of 77 and 73 at the annual league event.
Andrew Mlynarski | Sophomore | 3.636 GPA | Sport Management/Business Administration
Mlynarski participated in five tournaments for Ohio this season and ranked 60th in the conference with an 80.06 stroke average. His best round (73) of the season came on the final day of the Kemper Intercollegiate (April 16), while his best finish (t-40th) was at the Rutherford Intercollegiate April 20-21. Mlynarski finished 42nd at the MAC Championships May 3-5 at Longaberger Golf Club in Nashport, Ohio.
-- GO BOBCATS! --