CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. - The Amherst College women's golf team placed four student-athletes garner Women's Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) All-American Scholar status as recently announced by the organization.
A total of 952 women's collegiate golfers were recognized with this prestigious honor. The criteria for selection to the WGCA All-American Scholar team are some of the most stringent in all of college athletics with the minimum cumulative GPA being 3.50.
Amherst senior Jamie Gracie, sophomore Maggie Schoeller, and first-years Emily Young and Morgan Yurosek represented the Mammoths on the list. The NESCAC also had three representatives from Middlebury College and three from Williams College.
Amherst enjoyed a terrific 2016-17 campaign, advancing to the NCAA Division III Championship with an at-large bid, and finished ninth overall.