Player of the week: Patrick Rodgers, Stanford
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Rodgers shot 3-under 207 (72-68-67) at Olympia Fields' South Course to win the Olympia Fields/Fighting Illini Invitational by five shots in his season debut. The victory moved Rodgers, a Stanford sophomore, to No. 1 in the Golfweek/Sagarin College Rankings. Rodgers won last year's Olympia Fields Invitational on the North Course, site of Jim Furyk's 2003 U.S. Open victory.