CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. -- A total of 19 Summit League women golfers were named WGCA All-American Scholars it was recently announced by the organization.
Denver and Western Illinois led the way with six representatives followed by three from North Dakota State, two from Fort Wayne and one each from Oral Roberts and South Dakota State.
2016-17 Summit League WGCA All-American Scholars
Kathi Baratta, Denver
Sydney Borrmann, South Dakota State
Jessica Carty, Denver
Madison Chesnutt, Fort Wayne
Margaret Crippen, North Dakota State
Anna Cullinan, Western Illinois
Monica Dorner, Fort Wayne
Jessica Dreesbeimdieke, Denver
Ashley Dumler, Western Illinois
Camille Enright, Denver
Nicole Hamilton-Cross, Western Illinois
Trisa Hutchinson, North Dakota State
Kennedy Ishee, Oral Roberts
Cassidy Jurkaites, Western Illinois
Sonya Knebel, Denver
Allie Leingang, Western Illinois
Sophie Newlove, Denver
Mariah Peters, Western Illinois
Camryn Roadley, North Dakota State
A total of 952 women's collegiate golfers were recognized with this prestigious honor. The criteria for selection to the All-American Scholar Team are some of the most stringent in all of college athletics. The minimum cumulative GPA is 3.50.
ABOUT THE SUMMIT LEAGUE
Celebrating its 35th season of Division I athletics, The Summit League offers 19 championship sports and has a combined enrollment of over 120,000 at nine institutions, including four located in top 60 U.S. metro populations and two land-grant universities. Member institutions include: Denver (University of Denver), Fort Wayne (Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne), IUPUI (Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis), North Dakota State University, Omaha (University of Nebraska Omaha), Oral Roberts University, the University of South Dakota, South Dakota State University and Western Illinois University. Previously known as the Mid-Continent Conference, The Summit League rebranded in 2007 and has since produced eight NCAA Champions along with over 80 Academic All-Americans, 75 All-America selections and numerous former student-athletes competing at the highest professional level. For more information about the league, visit www.thesummitleague.org website, follow The Summit League on Twitter @thesummitleague and watch the weekly "Inside The Summit League" show at www.thesummitleague.org/itsl.