Coastal Carolina’s Daniel Overas Honored by Big South
CONWAY - Coastal Carolina’s Daniel Overas (Vestnes, Norway) has been named The Crons Brand Big South Freshman of the Week for events played the final week of the regular-season, it was announced today by the league office.
Overas tied for 15th at the Coca-Cola Wofford Invitational with a 2-under par 214 (70-75-69). Playing as an individual, he posted his lowest 18-hole score of the season with a 69 in the final round to secure his top finish of the year as well. Also, his score of 214 was the second-lowest by a Chanticleer in a 54-hole event and the lowest on a par 72 course. (Alfredo Ruiz posted a 211 on a par 70 course.)
Overas rocketed up 16 places thanks to his final-round, 3-under par 69. In the final round, he birdied two of his first five holes before suffering a bogey on the par 4, 18th hole. Overas rallied with three birdies on holes two through seven, but had a bogey on the par 4, 10th for his 69.
Overas has finished his inaugural season on a strong note. He averaged 79.73 strokes per round through his first four events but has a 73.83 strokes per round average over his last two events.