Amateur Doug Ghim (R) of the United States is presented with the Low-Amateur trophy by Chairman of Augusta National Golf Club Fred Ridley (L) after the final round of the 2018 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 8, 2018 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)

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Doug Ghim named a semifinalist for Jack Nicklaus Player of the Year

Posted May 1st, 2018

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Texas senior golfer Doug Ghim is a semifinalist for the 2018 Jack Nicklaus National Player of the Year award, the Golf Coaches Association of America announced Tuesday.

Ghim leads the Longhorns with a stroke average of 70.04 and has two individual wins this season. He most recently tied for first place at the Big 12 Championships.

The senior is also a semifinalist for the Ben Hogan Award and the Fred Haskins Award.

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Jack Nicklaus will announce the Division I winner on May 31 during the final round of the Memorial Tournament.

Ghim is among 30 semifinalists and one of eight from the Big 12.

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