May 15, 2009

Lima Named GCSU Athlete of the Week

MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - Junior Pedro C. Lima (Sao Paulo, Brazil) of the No. 2 Georgia College & State University golf squad, was named GCSU Athlete of the Week for the week ending May 10. This marks the second such honor for Lima and the third for the Bobcat golf team this season.

Lima helped the Bobcats get to the NCAA Finals, taking sixth at the NCAA Southeast/South SuperRegional. He carded a final-round 69, finishing at one-under for the tournament. His score in the final round matched the field's best.

The Bobcats are back in action Tuesday, May 19 at the NCAA Finals in Blaine, Wash. Catch the action on live statistics at www.golfstat.com .

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