Women's Golf Earns WGCA All-Scholar Team Recognition

Women's Golf Earns WGCA All-Scholar Team Recognition

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. — The Berry College women's golf team received recognition from the Women's Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) yesterday, earning the All-Scholar Team GPA Award.

The Vikings ranked No. 24 in NCAA Division III with a 3.42 collective GPA. Ithaca College took top spot in Division III while Carnegie Mellon ranked second. Rhodes College was the only other Southern Athletic Association (SAA) school recognized, placing 16th with a 3.57 GPA. 

Earlier this month, Berry's Brittany Hadden and Jorie Hodapp were named WGCA All-American Scholars. 

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.  

Full Results for Division III

Place University Team GPA
1 Ithaca College 3.801
2 Carnegie Mellon University 3.719
3 Transylvania University 3.710
4 Misericordia University 3.670
5 Wartburg College 3.666
6 University of Texas at Dallas 3.652
7 Middlebury College 3.641
8 University of Mary Hardin-Baylor 3.631
9 University of Northwestern - St. Paul 3.612
10 Saint Mary's College (IN) 3.609
11 Piedmont College 3.604
12 St. Catherine University 3.599
13 Grinnell College 3.593
14 Union College 3.584
15 Marietta College 3.577
16 Rhodes College 3.571
17 Olivet College 3.547
18 Williams College 3.527
19 Monmouth College 3.515
20 University of Wisconsin-Stout 3.507
21 Huntingdon College 3.492
22 Hardin-Simmons University 3.463
23 Texas Lutheran University 3.442
24 Berry College 3.420
25 Gustavus Adolphus College 3.415