|Stetson's Buelow Captures More Hardware|
MACON, Ga. - The Atlantic Sun Conference honored Stetson's Alexandria Buelow as the 2012 Women's Golf Scholar-Athlete of the Year to highlight the league's Academic All-Conference team.
Buelow helped the Hatters to a fourth-place finish in the Atlantic Sun Championship. She also raked in her third A-Sun Golfer of the Year Award, becoming the only A-Sun student-athlete to do so. Buelow was also a unanimous first-team all-conference selection.
The A-Sun introduced the new sport-by-sport Academic All-Conference teams this fall to recognize student-athletes who embody the conference's mission of Building Winners for Life. All the members of the team boast a 3.30 cumulative grade point average (GPA) or better and participated in at least half of their team's games.
WOMEN'S GOLF SCHOLAR-ATHLETE of the YEAR
Alexandria Buelow, Stetson
Junior | GPA: 3.62 | Major: Sport Management | Hometown: Palm City, Fla.
o Captured four individual titles during the 2011-12 season
o Posted a season stroke average of 72.4, which is 14th in the NCAA rankings
o Three-time A-Sun Player of the Year
WOMEN'S GOLF ACADEMIC ALL-CONFERENCE TEAM
*Aurelie Wiriath, Mercer (Junior | GPA: 3.81 | Biology)
Kelly Maguigan, Belmont (Senior | GPA: 3.82 | Pharmacy)
Ket Preamchuen, Kennesaw State (Sophomore | GPA: 3.52 | Sport Management)
Janet Steen, Belmont (Junior | GPA: 3.59 | Biology)
Sammi Smith, Stetson (Junior | GPA: 4.00 | Mathematics)
* Unanimous Selection
** A tie in voting resulted in a six-person all-conference team