CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. – The Augustana women’s golf team had four of its members named to the 2021-22 WGCA All-American Scholar Team announced Tuesday. Lauren Tims, Natalie Young, Molly Stevens and Shannon McCormick all earned the prestigious honor from the Women’s Golf Coaches Association.
The criteria for selection to the All-American Scholar Team are some of the most stringent in all of college athletics. The minimum cumulative GPA is 3.50.
Stevens and Young earn the honor for the third time while Tims earns her second All-America Scholar accolade.
Tims, a sophomore last season, earned First Team All-NSIC honors. Staying in her hometown of Sioux Falls, she ranked seventh in the NSIC with a 79.6 stroke average and won the Augustana Easter Lily Invitational.
Young completed her career at Augustana this past season with First Team All-NSIC honors. The Rapid City, South Dakota, native ranked fourth in the NSIC with a 78.63 stroke average.
Stevens, the 2021-22 NSIC Player of the Year, owned a 76.6 stroke average. Hailing from Northfield, Minnesota, she placed in the top-five on five occasions and had eight top-10 finishes. She’ll enter her senior season as the favorite to repeat as the NSIC Player of the Year.
McCormick, a freshman this past season, owned a scoring average of 79.92. The Sioux Falls, South Dakota, product earned a pair of top-five finishes and five top-10 placings.
About the Women’s Golf Coaches Association
The Women’s Golf Coaches Association, founded in 1983, is a non-profit organization representing women’s collegiate golf coaches. The WGCA was formed to encourage the playing of college golf for women in correlation with a general objective of education and in accordance with the highest tradition of intercollegiate competition. Today, the WGCA represents over 650 coaches throughout the U.S. and is dedicated to educating, promoting and recognizing both its members and the student-athletes they represent.