Women’s Golfer Valentina Haupt Named an All-American Scholar
CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. - The Women's Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) All-American Scholars were announced today, including Southern Miss rising senior Valentina Haupt of Santiago, Chile.
The criteria for selection to the All-American Scholar Team are some of the most stringent in all of college athletics. The minimum cumulative GPA is 3.50 and Haupt received the award for the third time in her career.
The Sport Management major holds an overall grade point average of 3.934.
Haupt played in all 30 rounds last season for the Golden Eagles as she averaged a 75.7 strokes per round. Her best finish during the year was a tie for fifth-place in the Magnolia Collegiate played at Old Waverly Country Club in West Point, Miss.
She collected four Top 20 finishes during the season.
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.