Stanford Women's Golf Team Rated Highly in National Golf Coaches Association Academic Rankings
Aug. 29, 2009
STANFORD, Calif. - Stanford women's golf team received a top-10 rating in a recent poll released by the National Golf Coaches Association that recognizes the top women's collegiate programs with the highest cumulative grade point average.
Stanford was ranked 10th with a cumulative grade point average of 3.679. The University of Idaho was honored as the recipient of the NGCA All-Scholar Team GPA Award with a cumulative grade point average of 3.780.
The National Golf Coaches Association, founded in 1983, is a non-profit organization representing women's collegiate golf coaches. The NGCA was formed to encourage the playing of college golf for women in correlation with general objective of education and in accordance with the highest tradition of intercollegiate competition. Today, the NGCA represents nearly 500 coaches throughout the United States and is dedicated to educating, promoting and recognizing both its members and student-athletes they represent.