Matt Jones has been the online sports editor for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette since 2010. He is also a feature writer for Hawgs Illustrated magazine and is currently pursuing a Masters degree in journalism.
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.