Justin Hughes earned Northeast Conference Golfer of the Week honors after winning the Yale Spring Opener this past weekend. The junior receives the accolades for the first time in his career and is the second Blue Devil this season to be named NEC Golfer of the Week. Freshman Dan Fanion also accomplished the feat twice this year.
Hughes won the first tournament of his collegiate career as he led CCSU to a second place finish at the Yale Spring Opener on Saturday. The junior shot rounds of 71 and 70 on the par 69 Yale Golf Course in New Haven, CT to win the individual championship. Hughes topped all challengers by two strokes as he finished the two-round tournament with a score of 141.