Having already seen five golfers earn Scholar All-America recognition, it should come as no surprise Lynn University's women's golf program was honored as one of the top 25 teams in the nation for team GPA by the Women's Golf Coaches Association. The Fighting Knights boasted the third-best GPA in the country among all NCAA Division II programs.
Five members of Lynn University's women's golf team were selected as All-American Scholars, as announced by the Women's Golf Coaches Association on Tuesday. This marks the seventh consecutive year with at least three All-American Scholar selections for the Fighting Knights, and 13th consecutive year with at least one honoree.
We are pleased to share the student-athletes’ success in the classroom as the Fighting Knights earned a 3.27 department GPA for the semester. An impressive 38 students posted a perfect 4.0 GPA in the spring. The Fighting Knights shined in the classroom during the 2017-18 academic year with a department GPA of 3.32, while 210 student-athletes earned a 3.0 GPA or better.
A record 1,301 student-athletes were named to the 2018 Sunshine State Conference Spring Commissioner’s Honor Roll, announced Tuesday by Commissioner Ed Pasque. A total of 238 student-athletes carried a perfect 4.00 grade-point average for the semester, including 24 Fighting Knights.
Lynn University was among the top institutions in Division II to collect Google Cloud Academic All-District 5 At-Large recognition, following the announcement by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) on Thursday.
The elusive All-Conference recognition was finally reached by Lynn University women’s golfer Jenny Ayala as she earned All-Sunshine State Conference Second Team accolades, as announced by the league office on Friday.
The Lynn University athletic department hosted its seventh annual Student-Athlete Recognition Awards show on Wednesday evening, handing out a record 44 awards to Fighting Knight student-athletes while also inducting the 18th Hall of Fame class.
Lynn University’s women’s golf team hit a pure shot on the opening day of the 2018 Sunshine State Conference Championship, end the day third with a 302 despite heavy sustained winds that plagued the 11-team field all day.
Lynn University’s women’s golf team sits in a tie for third place through one round at the West Texas A&M Desert Invite. Kristina Ortiz carded a three-over 75 to lead the Fighting Knights through the opening 18 on Monday.
The conditions were perfect at The Golden Bear Club at Keene’s Pointe and Lynn University’s women’s golf team took full advantage to finish with the lowest 54-hole total in program history and a third place finish at the Peggy Kirk Bell Invitational.