Men’s Golf Team Named an All-Academic Team by GCAA
HATTIESBURG, Miss – The Southern Miss Men’s Golf team was named an All-Academic squad by the Golf Coaches Association of America for the 2016-17 season.
The team had a 3.0 GPA or better to be eligible and had to submit the GPAs for each player on its official squad list for the academic year.
This is the first time the program has been named an All-Academic Team by the GCAA.
The team finished fourth in the overall conference standings this season after falling to UTEP in sudden-death match play. It was the Golden Eagles’ first appearance in match play since the league instituted it for the 2015 tournament and the program’s highest finish in the event since tying for second in 2010.