Women's Golf earns Top-10 in WGCA NAIA All-Scholar Team GPA Award
Monday, July 26, 2021
Women's Golf earns Top-10 in WGCA NAIA All-Scholar Team GPA Award

LEBANON, Tenn. - Cumberland women's golf team earned a top-10 finish in the Women's Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) All-Scholar Team GPA Award.

Cumberland placed tenth in the entire NAIA for team grade-point averages in the 2020-21 academic year. The Phoenix boasted a 3.575 team GPA, the highest of any Mid-South Conference school. 

The team accolade marks the end of a strong season for Cumberland women's golf. The Phoenix finished the season with a 20th-place finish at the NAIA National Championship. Cumberland had four representatives on the All-Mid-South Conference teams and had three members earn Academic All-MSC honors.

The top 10 among NAIA schools can be found below.

  1. Ottawa University - Arizona (3.921)
  2. Briar Cliff (3.918)
  3. Montana Technological (3.764)
  4. Indiana Wesleyan (3.737)
  5. USCB (3.680)
  6. Menlo (3.651)
  7. Keiser (3.630)
  8. Sterling (3.593)
  9. University of Jamestown (3.580)
  10. Cumberland University (3.575)