Kansas City, Mo. -- Missouri Southern junior golfer Ryan Buerk has been named the MIAA Men's Golfer of the Week, the league announced today.
Buerk, a 6-0 native of Blue Springs, Mo. finished fourth and helped the Lions to a fifth-place team finish at the 2013 Texoma Championship at Chickasaw Pointe Golf Resort in Kingston, Oklahoma. Buerk shot the low-round of the tournament with a two-under 70 in his second 18 holes on day one. Overall he finished fourth, just seven strokes off of the lead.
The Lions will be back in action next week for their final fall tournament and second MIAA points event of the season, traveling to Warrensburg to compete in the Central Missouri Invite at Keth Memorial Golf Course.