The Dakota Wesleyan University Tiger Athlete of the Week is Connor Preston, it was announced by the DWU athletic department Wednesday.
DWU competed at the Doane Spring Invite on Friday and Saturday. The freshman finished his first round with a score of 79. He improved throughout his second round and shot 68, with a total of 147 for the weekend. Preston clinched fourth out of 78 golfers.
As a team the Tigers shot a total of 609, snagging second place out of 11 teams. DWU has finished first and second in their first two tournaments in their 2017 campaign.
The golf team will be in action at the Briar Cliff Spring Invite on April 12 and 13 at the Green Valley Golf Course in Sioux City, Iowa.