BROWNWOOD, Texas – McMurry senior Lane Roye was named the 2021 American Southwest Conference Golfer of the Year to highlight the All-Conference teams and individual awards. The honors were presented after the 2021 Men’s Golf Championship at The Hideout Golf Club & Resort in Brownwood, Texas
Roye led the conference with a 72.5 stroke average during the regular season and had a pair of wins under his belt.
William Sammons of Mary Hardin-Baylor was the Freshman of the Year after averaging 74.7 strokes per round and three wins during the regular season. UT Dallas freshman Aashish Achanta was the Newcomer of the Year after recording a 79.5 average.
Mary Hardin-Baylor junior Kaden Treybig was selected as Sportsmanship Athlete of the Year. Sydney Harvey of East Texas Baptist was recognized as the Coach of the Year after have the third-best average in the conference and earning several top three-finishes.
McMurry senior Brendon Lowrance and Hardin-Simmons senior Matt Jouett were the only three-time All-Conference selections.
Roye, Lowrance, Sammons, Ryan Kropp of UT Dallas, Hank Crain of East Texas Baptist and ASC Championship medalist Ari Saldana of UMHB made up the First Team.
2020-21 ASC Men’s Golf Awards
Golfer of the Year – Lane Roye, McMurry
Freshman of the Year – William Sammons, Mary Hardin-Baylor
Newcomer of the Year – Aashish Achanta, UT Dallas
Sportsmanship Athlete of the Year – Kaden Treybig, Mary Hardin-Baylor
Coach of the Year – Sydney Harvey, East Texas Baptist
Name Cl. School Hometown
Brendon Lowrance Sr. McMurry Mansfield, Texas
Lane Roye Sr. McMurry Fort Worth, Texas
William Sammons Fr. MH-Baylor Spring, Texas
Ryan Kropp Sr. UT Dallas Brighton, Colo.
Hank Crain Jr. East Texas Baptist Prescott, Ark.
Ari Saldana Fr. Mary Hardin-Baylor Edo, Mexico