Hogan finalists: Kirk, Davies, Martin
Monday, February 14, 2011
NORMAN, Okla. – Colonial Country Club and The Friends of Golf (FOG) in cooperation with the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA), have named East Tennessee State’s Rhys Davies, Georgia’s Chris Kirk and Pablo Martin of Oklahoma State finalists for The Ben Hogan Award. The three players have also been invited to attend the Hogan banquet at Colonial Country Club May 21.
The Hogan is presented annually to the top men’s NCAA Division I, II or III, NAIA or junior college golfer taking into account all collegiate and amateur competitions during the last 12 months.
Davies is the only one of these players to spend time in the No. 1 spot in the Golfweek/Sagarin Collegiate Rankings. Currently, Davies is No. 3. Martin, last year’s No. ranked 1 player, is No. 11 and Kirk is ranked 7th.