Oral Roberts freshman Sarah Bell has been named the 2018-19 Summit League Newcomer of the Year, it was announced Wednesday with the release of the 2018-19 Summit League Women's Golf award winners by the league office.
The NCAA announced its Public Recognition Awards this week, including three Oral Roberts teams; men's and women's golf and men's cross country. It is the third year in a row in which the ORU women's golf team has earned the distinction and the second year in a row for the men's golf team.
The Oral Roberts women’s golf team rallied and moved up to second overall at the 2019 Summit League Women’s Golf Championship, which concluded play Tuesday. ORU had two golfers earn All-Tournament honors as freshmen Sarah Bell and Isabella Caamal each finished inside the top five.
The Oral Roberts women’s golf team improved 17 shots and moved up to third place after two rounds of The Summit League Championship. Denver (322-301—623) leads the team race and has a 10 shot advantage over ORU (325-308—633) entering the final round.