CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. - Oakland's Kylee Sullivan and Maddelyn Zack were both named Women's Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) All-American Scholars, announced by the WGCA on Wednesday. A total of 952 women's collegiate golfers were recognized with this prestigious honor.
A native of Colorado Springs, Colo., Sullivan recorded a pair of wins at the Golden Grizzlies Invitational (Sept. 26-27) and Fort Wayne Spring Classic (April 2-3), becoming the first player in program history to win multiple tournaments in one season since 2003. Sullivan tallied five top-10 finishes during the season and her career-best 54-hole score of 222 (+9) was the second-lowest in program history at the Fort Wayne Spring Classic. She is studying history with secondary education and carries an impressive 3.71 GPA.
Zack, a native of Poway, Calif., earned the distinction for the second straight season and holds a 3.87 overall GPA in elementary education. She earned Academic All-Horizon League honors after five top-10 finishes, shooting a career-best 71 (E) in the first round of the Fort Wayne Spring Classic. Zack finished third on the team with a 79.45 scoring average and finished in a tie for 15th place at the Horizon League Championship (April 23-25).
The criteria for selection to the All-American Scholar Team are a cumulative grade point average of 3.50 or higher, and competition in at least 50 percent of the team's tournaments.