Roundup: Hurricane's Foust named Wendy's Amateur Tour player of the year
Mike Foust of Hurricane was named Wendy's Amateur Tour player of the year Tuesday.
Foust and partner Ian Patrick won the "Frosty Cup," the season-long four-ball best-ball event. Foust also won the season-long Wendy's Skills Challenge Hole, which measures a player's score in relation to par for the entire season.
WVU SOCCER: West Virginia University senior forward Frances Silva has been named the Big 12 Conference women's soccer offensive player of the week for her efforts last week against Duke and top ranked North Carolina.
Silva tallied a goal and an assist, giving her a team-best 12 points (four goals, four assists) and 27 career goals, the ninth-best mark in program history. She has earned at least one point in every WVU contest this season.
MU GOLF: Marshall men's team finished in seventh place at 14-over-par 866 on the par-71 course in the Joe Feaganes Marshall Invitational Tuesday at Guyan Golf and Country Club. MU freshman Clarke Robinson finished tied for second in the individual standings at 5-under-par and senior Brian Anania scored a 209 giving, him a total of 4 under par, good for a fourth-place tie.
MEC HONORS: Charleston's Ana Maria Pena has been named Mountain East Conference tennis player of the week after going 3-0 in singles and 2-1 in doubles at the Converse Classic. Pena, a sophomore, defeated Stefy Stand of Carson-Newman 6-0, 7-5. In the next two matches Pena dropped one game defeating Spartanburg Methodist's Taylor Littlejohn 6-1, 6-0 and Taylor Carpenter 6-0, 6-0.
LOCAL RACING: Ona Speedway will resume racing at 7 p.m. Saturday with u-cars, six-cylinder cars, classics, hobby stocks and late models.