NC State's Mitchell Sutton, Georgia Tech's James White and Florida State's Drew Kittleson Name Co-Golfers Of The Month Presented By Chevrolet

April 4, 2011

ACC Players of the Week Presented by Chevrolet

GREENSBORO, N.C. – NC State’s Mitchell Sutton, Georgia Tech’s James White and Florida State’s Drew Kittleson have been named Atlantic Coast Conference Men’s Co-Golfers of the Month presented by Chevrolet for March.

NC State's Mitchell Sutton


Mitchell Sutton (So., London, Ontario) won his first college tournament in dramatic fashion with a par on the first sudden death playoff hole to defeat 29th ranked Andrew Loupe of LSU at The Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate, played March 27-29 in Awendaw, S.C. His winning score of 6-under 207 was four strokes better than his previous best college tournament. His first-round 4-under 67 was also his best collegiate round at NC State. In other tournaments played in March, individually he placed in the top 15 and top 28.

James White (Jr., Acworth, Ga.) won all four of his matches playing No. 1 at the Callaway Collegiate Match Play Championship, played March 20-22 in Ball Ground, Ga. He earned his fifth consecutive top-10 finish by tying for 5th place at the Southern Highlands Collegiate Masters, played March 11-13 in Las Vegas, Nevada with a 216 even score.

Drew Kittleson (Sr., Scottsdale, Ariz.) earned two top three finishes in three tournaments and was a total of 10 strokes under par in three events. Kittleson saved his best round of 67 for last to earn a share of the individual title at the Seminole Intercollegiate, played March 11-13 in Tallahassee, Fla. He placed third individually (208, -8) at the USF Invitational, played March 4-6 in Dade City, Fla.

The ACC Men’s Golfer of the Month for March included tournaments played March 2 through March 31, 2011. Following is a schedule for the next designated ACC Men’s Golfer of the Month announcement:

May 3, 2011 (April Golfer of the Month)
Tournaments played April 1 through May 1, 2011.

Georgia Tech's James White