Chian Named Big West Conference Golfer of the Month
Nov. 7, 2013
IRVINE, Calif. - Long Beach State sophomore Daniel Chian was named Big West Conference Men's Golfer of the Month for October, the league office announced on Thursday.
The Covina, Calif. native collected his first career tournament victory at the Bill Cullum Invitational, winning by one-stroke over Arizona State's Jon Rahm and Cal State Fullerton's Mark Anguiano.
Chian fired a final round score of 66 to tie a career low and finish the tournament with a 54-hole total of 10-under par 206 at the Wood Ranch Golf Club. LBSU finished in seventh-place out of 20 teams. Chian led the team and finished the month with an average score of 68.66.
This is the first monthly award for the 49ers this season and the first since April of 2012 when former 49er Kevin Lim received the honors.