Symonds Garners WGCA All-American Status for Sewanee Women’s Golf

Symonds Garners WGCA All-American Status for Sewanee Women’s Golf

WGCA Release

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. - Announced on Wednesday evening at the Women's Golf Coaches Association's Division III Awards Banquet held in Howey-In-The-Hills, Fla., Sewanee junior Meghan Symonds becomes the second Sewanee women's golf student-athlete to be named an All-American by the WGCA.

The Cary, N.C. native was selected to the Second Team, and she was also named to the All-Great Lakes Region Team for the second time in her career.

The Southern Athletic Association First Team Member fired a 234 SAA Championships at the Greystone Golf Club in Dickson, Tenn., finishing three strokes behind SAA Player of the Year Jorie Hodapp, who also collected Second Team honors

Earning medalist honors in two events in 2017-18, she has averaged a score of 77 in 16 rounds played in 2017-18 prior to the NCAA Championships, and she has recorded a season-best score of 73.

Symonds joins three-time WGCA All-American Emily Javadi (C'16) as the only women's golfers to accomplish All-America status in program history.

Entering the third round tied for 21st with a 150 score, Symonds continues play at the 2018 NCAA Women's Golf Championships Thursday afternoon at 2:10 p.m. ET / 1:10 p.m. CT.

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