. -- Creighton junior Katie Morel has been named the BIG EAST Women's Golfer of the Week, league officials announced on Wednesday.
Morel was strong in two outings for the Bluejays last week. At the Bison Invite in Las Vegas, Nev., on March 10-11, she placed ninth out of 44 golfers with a 166, helping Creighton to a team score of 706 and a seventh-place finish.
At the SUU Invite in St. George, Utah, from March 13-14, Morel took 14th with a 156, a 10-stroke improvement, while leading the Bluejays to eighth place with a team score of 644.
The Scottsdale, Ariz., native has been Creighton’s top finisher in all three spring outings so far.