April 17, 2012
San Antonio – Sam Jernigan will wrap up his brilliant Rattler career with yet another prestigious honor.
The St. Mary’s men’s golfer has been named to the All-Heartland Conference Second Team, the league announced Tuesday, marking his third such honor in four years with the team.
Jernigan (Sr., San Antonio), selected to the second team in each of the past two seasons, finished tied for 11th place at the Heartland Conference Championship, where he finished the three-round event with a score of 222 on Tuesday.
Jernigan posted an average score of 75.22 over 10 tournaments this season, including a season-best second-place finish at the Texoma Chevy Dealers Intercollegiate. He had two more top-10 finishes.