Monday, April 2, 2012
WEXFORD, Pa. - Senior men's golfer Nate Silvis (St. Petersburg, PA / Allegheny Clarion Valley) was named the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) Men's Golfer of the Week for March 26-April 1.
Silvis led Westminster by shooting a 78 and he won the medalist at the Thiel Invitational on Saturday. Silvis won in a one-hole playoff and Westminster won the event by shooting a team score of 324.
The Titans faced Thiel and Penn State-Behrend who both shot a team score of 328.
Westminster is back on the course April 12 at the Carnegie Mellon Invitational.
About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster, a top-tier liberal arts college, ranks third in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster ranked 6th among liberal arts colleges in social mobility, according to the Washington Monthly College Guide, and is one of the most affordable national liberal arts colleges in Pennsylvania. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 376 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.
Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 42 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.