Nikita Arjun, Sophie Bargeron Named PBC Women's Golfers of the Week

Nikita Arjun, Sophie Bargeron Named PBC Women's Golfers of the Week

SAVANNAH, Ga. - Armstrong State University juniors Nikita Arjun and Sophie Bargeron have been named the Peach Belt Conference's Women's Golfers of the Week, announced today by league officials.

Both players led the Pirates in the Battle at Old South in Hilton Head over the weekend, tying for fourth individually with one-over-par 145 totals. Each player shot a one-over-par 73 on Saturday, then an even-par 72 on Sunday to help Armstrong State finish second in the tournament, the best finish in a season-opening tournament for the women's golf program.

A native of London, England, Bargeron's tournament was her third career top-five finish and this is her first PBC weekly honor. Arjun, meanwhile, also earns her first weekly honor as the Bangalore, India, native picked up her third career top-five finish as well.

The duo will be next in action with the Pirates when they travel to Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., on October 10-11 for the Guy Harvey Invitational.