University of Georgia Athletics | Rare Techy
Ford was named SEC Golfer of the Week, while Loflin was named SEC Freshman of the Week for their efforts at the Ka’anapali Classic Collegiate Invitational in Hawaii.
A native of Peachtree Corners, Ga., Ford finished third in the tournament, the highest finish by an SEC golfer. He shot a career-low 7-under 64 in the final round to become the 21st player in school history to shoot 7-under (two are 9-under, eight are 8-under). Ford dropped to 13-under 200 for the tournament, his finish as well as No. 2 overall on his career list. Ford improved his season average to 70.22.
Loflin, a native of Duluth, Ga., finished a career-best 10th in the event. All three of his rounds were in the 60s (3-under 68, 2-under 69, 3-under 68). He lowered his season average to 69.67.
Bulldogs return to action Jan. 30-Feb. 1 at Southwestern Collegiate in California.
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