Men's Golf Earns Presidentís Special Recognition

Zags receive honor for fifth time in program history

NORMAN, Okla. ó The Gonzaga men's golf team was named a Golf Coaches Association of America All-Academic Team Thursday. The Bulldogs were among only 41 Div. I programs to earn President's Special Recognition status for having team GPAs of 3.5 or better.

It's the fifth time in program history that Gonzaga earned President's Special Recognition status (2010, 2016, 2018 and 2020). The Bulldogs were the only program from the West Coast Conference to earn President's Special Recognition status.

To be eligible for GCAA All-Academic Team honors a college or university must submit the GPAs for each player on its official squad list for the academic year. Teams with a GPA between 3.0 and 3.5 were named All-Academic.

Richmond (Division I), Lander (Division II), Augsburg (Division III), Cumberland (NAIA), Dodge City (NJCAA Division I),Meridian (NJCAA Division II), and Virginia Union (HBCU) were all named Academic National Champions for finishing with the top GPA in their respective divisions.

Lander finished with the top overall GPA in all divisions, finishing the 2020-21 season with a 3.89 team GPA.

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