UH-Hilo’s Abarra Earns PacWest Weekly Golf Award

February 19, 2015, 6:06 PM HST
* Updated February 19, 6:10 PM
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University of Hawai’i at Hilo golfer Shannon Abarra has been named the PacWest Conference’s Women’s Golfer of the Week. The award covers matches played between Feb. 12-18.

Abarra, a sophomore from Wailuku, Maui, shot a team-best 166 over two rounds at the Lady Rattler Invitational, held at The Dominion Country Club in San Antonio, Tex. Her best tally was a final round 79. Her overall score was good for a share of 27th place.

UH-Hilo was the only PacWest team to compete in the event. The Vulcans finished in 14th place, 76 strokes behind Dallas Baptist, who won with a team score of 625.

Next up for UH-Hilo is the St. Edward’s Invitational, held in Austin, Tex. The tournament will be held Feb. 22-24.


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