Matt Jones is the online sports director for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. A double graduate of the University of Arkansas, he is a member of the Football Writers Association of America and National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association, and voter for the Biletnikoff Award.
UA's Tubert named SEC golfer of the week
Emily Tubert hits from the third tee during the second round of the Wal-Mart NW Arkansas Championship at Pinnacle Country Club in Rogers on Saturday, June 30, 2012.
FAYETTEVILLE Arkansas senior Emily Tubert was named the Southeastern Conference's golfer of the week Thursday.
Tubert went undefeated in three match play matches last week at the Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic in Athens, Ga. She has a 72.67 stroke average this season, which is second on the No. 4 Razorbacks' team.
Arkansas will compete in the SEC Championship next week in Birmingham, Ala. The Razorbacks have tied a program record with three team wins this season and have six finishes in the top five of an event.