Munoz and Nordqvist Named First-Team All-Americans by Golfweek Magazine
June 4, 2008
Junior Azahara Munoz and sophomore Anna Nordqvist were named First-Team All-American by Golfweek Magazine. Both had previously been named First-Team All-Americans by the National Golf Coaches Association.
Munoz capped her junior season by winning the NCAA Individual title in a playoff against UCLA's Tiffany Joh. Her win at the NCAA Tournament marked her first collegiate tournament win. Munoz is ASU's ninth NCAA Individual Champion. Last season, Munoz was named a second-team All-American by Golfweek. She finished the season ranked fourth by Golfweek.
Nordqvist tied for fifth at the NCAA tournament. The sophomore had nine top-10 finishes this past season. Nordqvist was also a Golfweek first-team All-American selection last season. She finished the season ranked sixth by Golfweek.