CHARLOTTE – Gardner-Webb's Julia Henderson was named Big South Conference Women's Co-Golfer of the Week Friday afternoon by the league office.
She shared the honor with Radford's Khushboo Thiagaraj. The pair tied for third at the 2016 WCU Bill Berg Invitational in Hayesville, N.C.
Henderson shot a 6-over par 222 for the tournament, posting her first top-5 finish of the season with rounds of 73-75-74. The junior from New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, paced Gardner-Webb with her score of 73 in the opening round – and closed out with solid rounds to take third.
Gardner-Webb will be back in action on October 30 at the Mercer Women's Invitational in Macon, Ga.