Grant Doverspike Named GoBulldogs.com Athlete of the Week

    May 4, 2009



    Grant Doverspike

    Junior
    Men's Golf
    Bakersfield, Calif. (Stockdale HS)

    Fresno State men's golf star Grant Doverspike has been named Gobulldogs.com Player of the Week. Doverspike, a sophomore from Bakersfield, Calif. (Stockdale HS), was named Western Athletic Conference Player of the Year at conclusion of the WAC Championships. Doverspike finished in second place during the conference championships carding a 2-over 212.

    Doverspike's performance helped the Bulldogs finish in second place, just one stroke behind the winners, New Mexico State. The tournament finish was his third top-five appearance of this season and the third top-five finish at the WAC Championships in his career.

    Doverspike led the field in par four scoring with a stroke average of 3.90 and he also compiled a tournament high of 16 birdies. He is the first Bulldog since Nick Watney in 2003 to receive Player of the Year honor by the WAC. Doverspike earned First Team All-WAC honors for the third consecutive year. This year, Doverspike leads the team with a 71.82 stroke average, in first and last round scoring and par four and par five scoring. He compiled a total of 4 eagles and 109 birdies on the season. He posted a career first, double-eagle, and also fired a hole-in-one.

    Other student-athletes nominated were: Morgan Melloh (Softball)
    Holden Sprague (Baseball)
    Shanelle Stephens (W. Track & Field)
    Evan Young (M. Track & Field)

    2008-09 Athletes of the Week:

  • April 27 - Brooke Phipps, Jr.
  • April 20 - Sharon Ayala
  • April 13 - Morgan Melloh
  • April 6 - Morgan Melloh
  • Mar. 30 - Derek Benny

  • Mar. 23 - Latrisha Jordan
  • Mar. 16 - Sharon Ayala
  • Mar. 9 - Jaleesa Ross

  • Mar. 2 - Heidi Gjoen
  • Feb. 23 - Michelle Moses
  • Feb. 17 - Sharon Ayala

  • Feb. 9 - Morgan Melloh

  • Feb. 2 - Anastasia Petukhova
  • Jan. 26 - Jennifer Jory

  • Jan. 20 - Grace Wiesmann
  • Jan. 12 - Blair Hopkins
  • Jan. 5 - Bailey Amundsen

  • Dec. 8 - Heidi Gjoen

  • Dec. 2 - Marnique Arnold
  • Nov. 24 - Bailey Amundsen

  • Nov. 17 - Erick Garcia
  • Nov. 10 - Anastasia Petukhova and Renata Kucerkova

  • Nov. 3 - Ali Sill
  • Oct. 27 - Kevin Goessling

  • Oct 20 - Melanie Gloria
  • Oct 13 - Lonyae Miller
  • Oct 6 - Rikus de Villiers
  • Sept 29 - Ryan Mathews

  • Sept 22 - Lauren Berger
  • Sept 15 - Ben Jacobs

  • Sept 10 - Erick Garcia
  • Sept 22 - Lauren Berger
  • Sept 15 - Ben Jacobs
  • Sept 10 - Erick Garcia

  • May 12 - Ryan Mathews

    2007-08 Athletes of the Week:

  • May 12 - Tinesta Rowe
  • May 5 - Morgan Melloh
  • April 28 - Laura Luethke
  • April 21 - Frank Sanders

  • April 15 - Justin Miller
  • April 7 - Melanie Gloria

  • March 31 - Alan Ahmady
  • March 24 - Sharon Ayala
  • March 11 - Tierre Wilson
  • March 6 - Hayley Munro


  • February 22 - Morgan Melloh
  • February 22 - Cambria Kissell

  • February 11 - Morgan Melloh
  • February 6 - Jaleesa Ross
  • January 28 - Sharon Ayala
  • January 8 - Erica Henry

  • January 2 - Tom Brandstater
  • December 19 - Jaleesa Ross

  • November 27 - Tom Brandstater
  • November 20 - Lexi Watson
  • November 13 - Grant Doverspike
  • November 6 - Kaity Revel

  • October 30 - Katie Nenneker
  • October 23 - Tinesta Rowe

  • October 16 - Todd Angel
  • October 8 - Ryan Mathews
  • October 1 - Nicole Gutierrez
  • Sept. 24 - Erik Garcia

  • Sept. 17 - Marissa McPhail
  • Sept. 10 - Bear Pascoe

  • Sept. 3 - Marcus Riley
  • Aug. 26 - Lauren Berger

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