William Smith first-year golfer Madeline Dietz was named the Liberty League Women’s Golf Rookie of the Week by the conference office this afternoon.
Dietz led William Smith in her collegiate debut, carding rounds of 90 and 85 in the 36-hole St. Lawrence Invitational. She was in 24th place after the first round, but posted the 17th best score of the day on Sunday to move up to 21st place in the 44-golfer field.
The Herons finished seventh out of eight teams at Appleton Golf Course in Canton, N.Y. The course featured a par 72 layout on Saturday and par 71 on Sunday.
The Herons will be back in action on Sept. 14-15 when they compete in the NYU Invitational in Suffern, N.Y.