Owls Land Five on WGCA 2013-14 All-American Scholars Team

Kennesaw State women's golf

Lescudier, Pedersen, Clinning, Sverdloff, Estefenn earn accolade KENNESAW, Ga. (JULY 2, 2014)…

Georgia (Jul 7, 2014)Lescudier, Pedersen, Clinning, Sverdloff, Estefenn earn accolade

KENNESAW, Ga. (JULY 2, 2014)  The accolades continued to roll in for the Kennesaw State women's golf team as five student-athletes were named to the Women's Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) All-America Scholars Team, the WGCA announced Wednesday, July 2. 

Rising seniors Ines LescudierMette Pedersen and Hayley Clinning, along with rising sophomores Dulcie Sverdloff and Laura Estefenn each earned the prestigious honor for the Owls. 

"I am incredibly proud of my players that earned Academic All-American honors," said head coach Rhyll Brinsmead. "This is a huge achievement, particularly considering the travel we completed this spring with eight events. I love the accountability each of these student-athletes took on in regards to their academics and athletic achievement. We set a high bar and every one of them met this goal. It is such an honor to serve as their coach and they continue to make me proud with honors such as this." 

The criteria for selection to the All-American Scholar Team are some of the most stringent in all of college athletics, with student-athletes having to earn a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.50 to be eligible for the award. A total of 664 women's collegiate golfers from Division I, II and III were recognized with the accolade. 

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A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its nearly 43,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the country and the world. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu