GREENSBORO, N.C. -- The UNCG men's golf program was named an All-Academic Team national recipient by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) Wednesday for the seventh straight year. The Spartans are one of 187 teams across all NCAA levels and one of 101 NCAA Division I teams recognized for having a team GPA of 3.00 or higher.
Junior Joseph Cansler (Clemons, N.C./Surry CC) led the way with a 3.47 cumulative GPA and was named to the Southern Conference All-Academic Team. The Spartans placed seven student-athletes on the SoCon Academic Honor this year, given to student-athletes with a 3.0 GPA in the 2016-17 academic year. Junior Mark Johnston (Lewisville, N.C./West Forsyth) led the way with a 4.0 GPA in the academic year.
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.
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