Munoz Wins C-USA Golfer Of The Week
Senior Captured The Jim Rivers Intercollegiate In Record-Breaking Fashion
DENTON – After his record-breaking performance in Louisiana, senior Juan Munoz was named the Conference USA Men’s Golfer of the Week. Munoz won the Jim Rivers Intercollegiate title after shooting a 13-under par, 203 and beating Victor Lange of Louisiana Tech on the first playoff hole.
It is the first title of his career and he is the first NT golfer to win a player of the week honor this season. He shot a career-low score of 63, which was then a tournament record, in the second round.
The 9-under par was a career-low round for Munoz as it was a flawless performance with nine birdies and nine pars. The three-round score 203 for Munoz is the lowest recorded score in North Texas history over the last 50 years.
North Texas as a team shot a score of 24-under par for the tournament, which is the lowest three-round score since 1998 for any Mean Green team. North Texas won by 13 strokes. Munoz compiled 20 birdies in his three rounds of play.