Golf Team Earns Academic Honor

Posted on 10/13/2009 2:59:10 PM

The Golf Coaches Association of American has recognized Indiana University of Pennsylvania's Golf Team as one of the nation's outstanding academic golf programs.

The award, covering the 2008-2009 academic year, recognizes programs with a compiled grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Coached by Fred Joseph, IUP's team was one of eighty-two in the nation the GCAA recognized from NCAA Divisions I, II, and III; the NAIA; and the NJCAA.

During the 2008-2009 academic year, team member Gavin Smith was the NCAA Division II champion, while the team won the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference championship.

Learn more about the Golf Team's 2009 fall season