MACON, Ga. — East Tennessee State golfer Rhys Pugh and cross country runner Katie Hirko were honored by the Atlantic Sun Conference on Wednesday.
Pugh was named the A-Sun men’s golfer of the week after finishing 10th at the prestigious U.S. Collegiate Championship held at The Golf Club of Georgia. He had a three-round total of 213 (69-71-73) and has placed in the top 10 in his last three tournaments.
Hirko, named the A-Sun female runner of the week, notched a fourth-place finish in the Blue Ridge Open cross country meet in Boone, N.C. last weekend.
She finished in a time of 18:01.54, leading the Lady Bucs to a fifth-place finish among the 27 teams competing. Hirko has been the top finisher for ETSU in all four meets this season.