Nineteen Summit League golfers named 18Birdies WGCA All-American Scholars

Denver's Mary Weinstein, the 2019 Summit League Golfer of the Year, was one of 19 Summit League golfers named to the 2018-19 18Birdies WGCA All-American Scholar Team.
Denver's Mary Weinstein, the 2019 Summit League Golfer of the Year, was one of 19 Summit League golfers named to the 2018-19 18Birdies WGCA All-American Scholar Team.

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. -- Six different Summit League women's golf programs had representatives on the 2018-19 18Birdies WGCA All-American Scholar Team announced Monday. In all, 19 Summit League golfers earned the prestigious honor that has one of the most stringent selection criteria in all of college athletics. The selected student-athletes must carry a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.50 to be recognized.

2019 Summit League Champion Denver had the most selections among the half-dozen league programs recognized with five Pioneers earning the distinction, including 2019 Summit League Golfer of the Year Mary Weinstein, who earned a spot for the second time in her career. Her senior teammate, Sophie Newlove, became just the fifth Pioneer to make the list in each of her four seasons.

North Dakota State and Western Illinois each had four golfers earn the honor, while Oral Roberts had three rookies on the team, Purdue Fort Wayne added two freshmen, and South Dakota State added one in junior Sydney Bormann, who earned a spot on the team for the third straight year. NDSU's Camryn Roadley is also a three-time selection, while the four Leathernecks were all upperclassmen and repeat honorees.   

Denver

Allyson Bean (Freshman)*
Camille Enright (Junior)***
Trussy Li (Freshman)*
Sophie Newlove (Senior)****
Mary Weinstein (Junior)**

North Dakota State
Sierra Bennion (Junior)*
Camryn Roadley (Junior)***
Taylor McCorkle (Sophomore)**
Alexis Thomas (Sophomore)**

Oral Roberts
Isabella Caamal (Freshman)*
Rachel Dupree (Freshman)*
Megan Lee (Freshman)*

Purdue Fort Wayne
Kennedy Brooker (Freshman)*
Emma Schroeder (Freshman)*

South Dakota State

Sydney Bormann (Junior)***

Western Illinois
Nicole Hamilton-Cross (Junior)
Katie McTaggart (Senior)
Mariah Peters (Senior)
Cassidy Jurkaties (Junior)

About the Women's Golf Coaches Association
The Women's Golf Coaches Association, founded in 1983, is a non-profit organization representing women's collegiate golf coaches. The WGCA was formed to encourage the playing of college golf for women in correlation with a general objective of education and in accordance with the highest tradition of intercollegiate competition. Today, the WGCA represents over 600 coaches throughout the U.S. and is dedicated to educating, promoting and recognizing both its members and the student-athletes they represent

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