Men’s Golfer of the Week: Axel Östensson, USC Aiken

Men’s Golfer of the Week: Axel Östensson, USC Aiken

Östensson finished tied for fifth at the Cleveland Golf Palmetto Intercollegiate on Tuesday.  The senior from Motala, Sweden, fired rounds of 68-70-71 to finish at one-under-par 209, just two strokes out of the lead, playing in a field that featured 17 Division I teams and USC Aiken.  His efforts helped the Pacers to a third-place finish in the 18-team field behind Virginia and Georgia Southern.  The top-five finish was the second for Östensson this season as he now has seven rounds at par or better of the 15 he has played.  He is currently fifth in the PBC with a 71.87 stroke average.

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