National Golf Honors Announced

National Golf Honors Announced

The Golf Coaches Association of America released national awards this week and several SCIAC men’s golfers were among them. Jonathan Shaw from CMS was named to the Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-American Scholars team.

To be eligible for Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-America Scholar status an individual must be a junior or senior academically and compete in at least two full years at the collegiate level, participate in 50-percent of his team’s competitive rounds or compete in the NCAA Championships, have a stroke average under 79.0 in Division III and maintain a minimum cumulative grade-point average of 3.2. A recipient must also be of high moral character and be in good standing at his college or university.

The Division III Ping All-Region Teams were also released and in the West Region the SCIAC had five golfers make the team: Nathaniel Gray (Cal Lutheran), Conor Rooney (Pomona-Pitzer), Shaw and Matt Shuman (CMS) and Alec Spencer from La Verne.