July 2, 2013

Pair Of Women's Golfers Honored As WGCA All-American Scholars

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. -- University of North Georgia women's golfers LeeAnn Noble and Casey Truelove were honored yesterday by the Women's Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) as All-American Scholars.

The governing body of women's collegiate golf honored a total of 644 women's golfers over the NCAA's three divisions with this prestigious honor. 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.

"I am so proud of these two young ladies. Casey and LeeAnn are both very deserving of this recognition," stated head women's golf coach Leigh Ann Hunter.  "They are hard workers both in the classroom and on the golf course, not to mention great people.  They are leaders on our team and a shining example of Division II's philosophy of Life in the Balance."

Noble carries a 3.76 GPA as Pre-Nursing major at UNG.  The sophomore from Gainesville, Ga. participated in 18 rounds for the Nighthawks posting an 88.6 scoring average.  She posted her low round of 79 at the Birmingham Southern College Shootout.

Truelove, a junior from Dalton, Ga., participated in 21 rounds with an 84.2 scoring average with her low score of 78 coming at the Lander University Lady Bearcat Invitational.  She carries a 3.62 GPA as an Accounting and Finance major.