Wallen Tabbed MW Golfer of the Week

April 6, 2016

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Mountain West Release

Junior Ryan Wallen was tabbed the Men’s Mountain West Golfer of the Week for his performance at the Wyoming Cowboy Classic in Chandler, Ariz. over the weekend. This is his first Mountain West honor and Wyoming’s first since David Hern on April 20, 2000.

Wallen fired below par in each round of play with a 71, 69 and 68 to total a 208 (-8) and tie for fifth. His 68 (-4) in the final round was a season low. It was his second top-five finish of the season. He also tied fifth at the Mark Simpson Colorado Invitational with a 212 (+2).

For the season, Wallen has a stroke average of 72.6, ranking third for the Cowboys. He has shot under par five times this spring.

The Cowboys will return to action at the BYU Cougar Classic in Provo, Utah on April 11-12.