Lamar’s Chapelet Named February Golfer of the Month

first_imgFRISCO, Texas – Lamar’s Elodie Chapelet is the Southland Conference February Golfer of the Month, the league announced Wednesday. All Southland Athletes of the Month are presented by MidSouth Bank.Chapelet concluded her play in February with an impressive 71.6 stroke average. She tied for 13th at the Texas State Invite in San Marcos, Texas (Feb. 11-12) and tied for second overall at the Grand Canyon University Invitational in Phoenix, Ariz. (Feb. 23-24). The Souraide, France native played a total of six rounds, registering a career-low 67 over her final 18 holes of the month.February Golfer of the Month: Elodie Chapelet – RSr. – Souraide, France The senior earned her third top-five finish of the season at the Grand Canyon University Invite, while helping the Cardinals to a season-best second-place team finish. Chapelet shot three rounds at or under par for February and now has eight rounds at par or below for the season. After shooting a career-low 67 in her final round of the Grand Canyon University Invite. Her final score of 212 at that same event is her lowest 54-hole tournament score of 2018-2019 season.Honorable Mention: Autumn Bynum, Texas A&M-Corpus Christi; Kaity Cummings, Houston Baptist; Alexandra Batista, Stephen F. Austin. Southland monthly award winners are nominated and voted upon by each school’s sports information director. Voting for one’s own athlete is not permitted. To earn honorable mention, a student-athlete must appear on 25 percent of ballots.last_img