Jones Named Atlantic 10 Co-Golfer of the Week

Photo Credit: Julie Fletcher
Photo Credit: Julie Fletcher

KINGSTON, R.I. - Rhode Island senior Dawson Jones has received Atlantic 10 Golfer of the Week honors for the third time this year, announced Friday afternoon by the conference office. He shares the weekly accolade with Davidson's Jack Lang.

Jones carded back-to-back 69s to finish tie for third place at the Villanova Wildcat Invitational. He birdied eight holes overall and finished 4-under in the 104-player field, helping Rhode Island place seventh as a team.

The Freehold, N.J. has now received eight A-10 weekly honors throughout his career, collecting three Rookie of the Week awards and and five Golfer of the Week awards.

Jones and the Rams are back in action on Monday morning, when tee off at the Rhode Island Invitational. The 54-hole tournament will be played at Quidnessett Country Club in North Kingstown, R.I.