MU’s Young, Parks named C-USA players of the week
HUNTINGTON — Marshall University student-athletes Maddie Young and Kerri Parks were Conference USA Player of the Week award winners.
Young was named Diver of the Week for her weekend performance at the West Virginia State Games hosted by Marshall’s swimming and diving program. She was the meet runner-up on the 3-meter board and placed fifth on the 1-meter event.
Parks finished in a three-way tie for first place at the Maryb S. Kauth Invitational golf tournament on the TPC San Antonio Canyons course. She shot a 5-under-par 67 in the first round and finished with a 76 for a 1-under score of 143. She shared the top spot with Thundering Herd teammate Shelby Brauckmuller and Sabrina Iqbal from TCU.