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Men's Golf - Mon, Apr. 10, 2017

WEST POINT, Ga. – Point University's Francisco de Oliviera (JR/Algarve, Portugal) has been named Appalachian Athletics Conference Men's Golfer of the Week for the week of April 2-8.  De Oliviera won the same conference award and was also named NAIA National Men's Golfer of the Week for the week of March 12-18.

De Oliviera, who has won three invitationals this season, shot a tournament-best round of 68 for the first 18-hole round at the Golfweek NAIA Spring Invitational, April 2-3, at the El Campeon Golf Course near Orlando, Fla, and then scored a 77 and a 78 for a 54-hole total of 223, seven-over par, and finished in a three-way tie for seventh place among the 89 golfers.  De Oliviera led all golfers in the invitational with 12 birdies.


Point scored a 54-hole total of 915, 51-over par, including four-player totals of 299 in the first round, 308 in the second round and another 308 in the third 18-hole round.  Point ranks number 14 in the Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll.  The Golfweek NAIA Spring Invitational field of 17 teams included nine schools that are ranked in the current NAIA Men's Golf Coaches' Top 25 and eight that are ranked in the Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches' Top 25.