Bjornsdottir And Taylor Earn Golf All-America Scholar Honors
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG women's golfers Berglind Bjornsdottir (Reykjavik, Iceland/Menntaskolinn I Reykjavik) and Courtney Taylor (Gastonia, N.C./Ashbrook) have been named All-American Scholars by the National Golf Coaches Association (NGCA). The criteria for selection to the All-America Scholar Team are some of the most stringent in all of college athletics with a minimum cumulative GPA is 3.50.
Taylor owns a 3.93 GPA as a junior recreation and parks management major. She was named to the Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll and was also a Commissioner's Medal recipient. She played in all 10 tournaments, playing 29 rounds, with a 77.07 stroke average. She recorded her best three-round score at the Palmetto Intercollegiate (Oct. 23-24), carding a 228 (75-76-77). Her top finish came at the UNCG/Starmount Classic (Oct. 2-4), finishing tied for 19th overall.
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