Five golfers named Academic All-Mid-South
Friday, April 21, 2017
Five golfers named Academic All-Mid-South
Savanna Strode (above) was one of five CU women's golfers named Academic All-Mid-South Conference on Friday. (Credit Steve Wampler)

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland women’s golfers Anna Leigh Cleveland, Abbey Burgdorf, Delaney Lazenby, Savanna Strode and Morgan Stuckey were named Academic All-Mid-South Conference, as announced Friday by the league office.

Student-athletes must be a sophomore, junior or senior academically and hold a 3.25 grade-point-average and above to be eligible for the award. A total of 27 players from seven Mid-South Conference institutions were honored by the league, with Campbellsville University and the University of the Cumberlands leading all Mid-South institutions with six award winners apiece, followed by Cumberland with five.

Stuckey holds a 3.96 GPA in Accounting, while Lazenby posts a 3.79 in Psychology and Strode has a 3.68 in Nursing. Burgdorf carries a 3.32 in Nursing and Cleveland has a 3.28, also in Nursing.

Cumberland begins play in the Mid-South Conference Championships on Monday at Bowling Green Country Club in Bowling Green, Ky., a 54-hole event.

2017 Women’s Golf Academic All-Mid-South Conference
Anna Leigh Cleveland – 3.28, Nursing
Abbey Burgdorf – 3.32, Nursing
Delandy Lazenby – 3.79, Psychology
Savanna Strode – 3.68, Nursing
Morgan Stuckey – 3.96, Accounting