Player of the week: Patrick Rodgers, Stanford
Stanford junior Patrick Rodgers, the world's top-ranked amateur, won his eighth career title and third of the season March 9 at the Southern Highlands Collegiate Masters.
Rodgers, ranked fifth in the Golfweek/Sagarin rankings, shot 1-over 217 to win by two shots. It was also his second straight victory at the event.
“It’s truly an honor to be a champion back-to-back,” Rodgers said. “I take a lot of pride in winning this golf tournament.”