KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The MIAA announced Wednesday afternoon that Missouri Western senior Shi Qing Ong has been named the MIAA Women’s Golf Athlete of the Week. Ong received the award based on her performance at the NSU Women’s Golf Classic in Tahlequah, Oklahoma earlier in the week.
Ong placed second overall in the NSU Classic, finishing +2 with an overall score of 145. Out of the 90 golfers at the event, Ong was the top finisher from the MIAA. She was named to the NSU Classic All-Tournament Team and was just two strokes shy of tying the tournament score record.
Ong won MIAA Women’s Golf Athlete of the Week eight times last academic year. Ong and the Griffons’ next tournament will be the Augustana Fall Invitational on September 29.
— MWSU Athletics —