The South Atlantic Conference Announces Women's Golf Elite 18 Honoree

The South Atlantic Conference Announces Women's Golf Elite 18 Honoree

 

 

ROCK HILL, S.C. (TheSAC.com)Mikaela Hadaway from Wingate University was named the 2017 South Atlantic Conference Women's Golf Elite 18 honoree, the League announced today.  This is a new award for the SAC and honors the student-athlete with the top cumulative grade-point average based on a minimum of 48 credit hours who is competing at the final site of each of the Conference's 18 team championship sports

 

Hadaway, a senior from Kettering, Ohio., carries a 4.0 GPA as a psychology major with a minor in biology.  Hadaway earned Academic All-America a season ago and was named the 2016 SAC Women's Golf Scholar-Athlete of the year.

 

On the course, Hadaway earned honorable mention All-South Atlantic Conference this past season as she played in every event for the Bulldogs. In her final regular season home appearance, Hadaway made the all-tournament team for the second consecutive year in the Wingate Intercollegiate Challenge. The 2016 CoSIDA Academic All-America® shot 79-77 for a 156 at the Rolling Hills Country Club lay-out. Her best round of the season (74) was achieved in the first round of Pfeiffer's event. She averaged 78.8 strokes per round as a senior.