RICHMOND, Va. – VCU freshman Adrian Vagberg (Sollentuna, Sweden) has been named Atlantic 10 Conference Rookie of the Week, the league announced Friday.
Vagberg collects his first A-10 honor on the heels of his two best performances as a Ram. The Sollentuna, Sweden native placed fourth out of 111 competitors at the Golden Horseshoe Intercollegiate March 24-26 at Golden Horseshoe Golf Club in Williamsburg, Va. Vagberg shot 70-72-75 at the 54-hole event and was just five strokes off the pace of individual medalist honors.
Vagberg also earned a share of 12th at the Palmetto Invitational March 11-12 at the Palmetto Golf Club in Aiken, S.C. after he shot 70-74-68 for the Rams.
Vagberg and the Rams return to the course April 6-7 at the Irish Creek Intercollegiate at The Club at Irish Creek in Kannapolis, N.C.