157 Student-Athletes Honored at 3rd Annual Honors Banquet and Awards Ceremony
The Bears used their best round of the tournament to finish on a high note.
The Bears were again led by freshman Joey Johnson, who's tied for 17th with 18 holes to play.
MSU freshman again leads the way for the Bears at Arkansas State.
The Bears shot 297-292--589 and are eighth of 20 teams after the first day.
Fall 2012: Opened his collegiate career in spectacular fashion, tying for seventh at the season-opening Fairway Club Invitational after posting 75-74-74--223...Placed 36th the following week at the Weibring Intercollegiate with 81-74-74--229...Compiled a 78.50 stroke average in 12 rounds...Had 89-83-88--260 for 54th at the Colbert Intercollegiate and 57th at Austin Peay at 75-77-78--230.
Background:Finished second at the Arkansas Class 7A tournament as a senior at Bentonville High School and finished in the top 10 all four years...Placed second in the race for Arkansas State Golf Association Junior Player of the Year in 2011 and posted multiple victories at ASGA events, including the Greater Little Rock and Monk Wade Classics, and the Conway Junior Stroke Play...Also placed seventh at 2011 American Junior Golf Association Kansas City Lockton Junior and 13th at the Elibit Systems Open in Dallas...Took second at the ASGA Match Play in 2010 and '11...Was ranked third among Arkansas seniors byNational Junior Golf Scoreboard.
Personal: Brik Theodore Brauburger was born October 4, 1993 in Rogers, Arkansas...Son of Ted and Theresa Brauburger...sister, Britny, competed collegiately at Arkansas-Little Rock...plans to major in Business.