Yale Golf Continues to Receive Honors
NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Five members of the Yale Women's Golf Team have been selected to the 2017-2018 All-American Scholar Team by the Women's Golf Coaches Association (WGCA).
The awards, which were announced last week, recognized a total of 1,011 women's collegiate golfers this year.
Selection to the All-American Scholar Team is one of the most prestigious honors in all of college athletics, requiring a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.50. Despite this demanding criteria, members of the Yale women's golf team are consistently recognized. Last year, seven Bulldogs received the WGCA honor, three of whom were recognized again this year.
Yale's 2017-2018 honorees- with asterisks indicating how many times they have earned the award in their career- include:
- Lucy Liu*, First Year, Vancouver, Canada./Crofton House
- Julie Luo***, Junior, Alexandria, Va./Thomas Jefferson
- Jennifer Peng****, Senior, Highland Park, N.J./Torrey Pines
- Jayshree Sarathy****, Senior, Palo Alto, Calif./Gunn
- Beryl Wang*, Sophomore, Sugarland, Texas./Clements