Bhavik Patel Named Athlete of the Week

Aug. 31, 2009

Bhavik Patel

Bhavik Patel has been named the Athlete of the week for his performances during the 2009 U.S. Amateur Championship. Patel becomes the first golfer in Fresno State history to advance to the semifinals. Nearly 7,000 golfers entered this year's U.S. Amateur Championship. To qualify, Patel fired a two round total of 134 (68-66). While at the Amateur Patel posted a 36-hole total of 145 (76-69) on the par-70 Southern Hills Golf Course in Tulsa, Okla., during the first two rounds of stroke play. He earned himself a No.23 seeding on the match-play tree and finished in the final four. Patel has earned an exemption from qualifying for next year's Amateur.

Also nominated:
Lacey Gera (volleyball)
Bradlee Deshane (soccer)

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