September 2, 2014
RENO, Nev. - Freshman Rhyne Jones has been selected as the Mountain West's Golfer of the Week after a strong performance at the John Burn's Intercollegiate. This is his first collegiate Golfer of the Week award, and the first one for the men's team since joining the Mountain West.
Jones recorded the best finish of his collegiate career with a tie for fourth place, with a four-under 140 on the par 72, 6,991-yard Wailua Golf Course. He opened the tournament with a three-under 69, followed by a one-under 71 in the second round.
Jones faced six of the nation's top 50 ranked golfers, and finished ahead of four of them. He was also the top finisher of the five Mountain West participating in the tournament.