MADISON, S.D.-- Austin Rene (SO/Jamestown, N.D.) has been selected as North Star Athletic Association Men's Golfer of the Week, the conference office announced Wednesday.
Rene was tied for 13th place with a 4-over par 76 after day one of the Jimmie Fall Invitational. He shot a 4-under par 68 on day two to finish in a three-way tie for first place in the tournament. His 68 was the lowest score of the tournament and his eight stroke improvement from rounds 1 and 2 was the best among the field. The Jimmies finished second as a team in the seven-team tournament.
Up next for the Jimmies is the fall conference tournament hosted by Dickinson State (N.D.) at Bully Pulpit Golf Course in Medora, N.D., September 25 and 26