LA VERNE, Calif. — Hisham Hussein was named the Lee Fulmer SCIAC Athlete of the Year, Pitiluk Phanomchai was tabbed the Ken Sherman SCIAC Newcomer of the Year, and Conner Davis earned All-SCIAC honors the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced Friday.
Hussein also earned First Team All-SCIAC honors after a fantastic junior season. Hussein won SCIAC No. 1 with rounds of 68 and 67 and took fourth overall at SCIAC No. 2. The local San Dimas native had a strong finish at the SCIAC Championship. He opened with an even-par 72 on day one, shot a 76 on day two, and closed with a two-under 70 on day three. Hussein finished eighth overall at the championship.
Phanomchai made a splash in his first collegiate season on his way to earning SCIAC Newcomer of the Year and First Team All-SCIAC honors. The Thailand native won SCIAC No. 2 shooting even during the two rounds with scores of 71 and 73. Phanomchai made his presence known at the prestigious West Cup with a fifth-place overall finish. The freshman took 15th at the SCIAC Championship and 20th at SCIAC No. 1.
Davis earned Second Team All-SCIAC honors. The junior's best individual performance came at the Las Vegas Desert Classic when he tied for 38th overall in a field of top NCAA Division II and III talent. Davis closed out the SCIAC Championship strong, shooting a one-under 71 on day three.
All three golfers earned SCIAC Athlete of the Week honors over the course of the season.Follow ULV Athletics on Twitter Like us on Facebook Watch on Youtube Follow us on Instagram