Hume claims second Big South Women's Golf Freshman of the Week honors

Hume claims second Big South Women's Golf Freshman of the Week honors

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (BigSouthSports.com) - Charleston Southern freshman Ellen Hume claimed Big South Women's Golf Freshman of the Week honors for the second time this season as the London, England native claimed conference honors on Thursday afternoon.

Hume tied for the individual championship title at the Oak Point Golf Club on Wednesday afternoon to cap the three-day Kiawah Island Spring Classic. The Bucs finished 30th overall in the field after turning in a final round 301.

Hume tied with SCAD's Maria Paula Otero for the individual title on the Oak Point Golf Club. With the tournament spanning both the Oak Point and the Osprey Point courses, the 49-team tournament split up individual titles on the courses.

Hume fired a 70-74-73 to finish 1-over par for the week. The freshman posted birdies on four and eight on the front nine while adding another birdie on 15 in her final round of the tournament. She finished tied for 17th overall in the field.

The Bucs continue the 2019 spring schedule this upcoming week at the UNF Collegiate hosted by the University of North Florida at the Jacksonville Golf & Country Club on March 4-5.

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