Edison, NJ - Iona College's Dylan Newman was selected as the MAAC Men's Golfer of the Month for October, while Boston University's Kristyna Pavlickova earned the award on the women's side.
Newman claimed a pair of top-five finishes this past month for the Gaels, beginning with a second place tie at the Connecticut Cup. Newman finished the three round tournament with a four-under 212, shooting one round at even par and two rounds under par. Newman wrapped up his fall season with a fourth-place tie at the Barnabas Health Collegiate hosted by Seton Hall University. Newman finished the two rounds with a three-over 146.
Pavlickova defended her title at the Sacred Heart Fall Classic on October 21-22 after shooting a final-round 72. She finished the two-day tournament with a 148 (76-72) to claim her second victory of the season and guide BU to a third-place finish as a team. She was also the Terriers' top golfer at the Rutgers Invitational on October 5-6 after she shot a 152 (78-74) to tie for eighth individually. BU placed eighth as a team.
The 2013 MAAC Men's and Women's Golf Championships will be held April 26-28 at the Disney Palm Golf Course in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.