BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – Seventeen Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) golfers were honored with All-America Scholar recognition by the Women's Golf Coaches' Association (WGCA) on Monday.
Among those honored were St. Catherine senior Sydney Busker, who earned WGCA All-America Scholar Team recognition for the fourth time in her Wildcat career, as well as three-time honorees Ziyi Wang from Carleton and Ji Sue Song from Macalester. Busker's SCU teammates Jordan Amelon and Madeline Weinman each became repeat honorees. Nine first-year golfers from the MIAC received All-America Scholar recognition, including Bethel's Ana Schwarz, Gustavus' Erin Ericson, Emily Kratz, and Sydney Regalado, Macalester's Kiwa Anisman, Emma Iverson, and Tenley Smith, and St. Catherine's Clara Godoy-Henderson and Kathryn Taylor. Three MIAC sophomores - Bethel's Nicole Miller and Carleton's Alexis Chan and Abby Euyang - were named WGCA All-America Scholars for the first time as well.
A total of 1,096 women's collegiate golfers were recognized with this prestigious honor for the 2018-19 season. In order to be selected to the WGCA All-America Scholar Team, student-athletes must maintain a 3.50 cumulative grade-point average.
|2018-19 MIAC WGCA ALL-AMERICA SCHOLAR TEAM HONOREES|
|Name||Institution||Class||Hometown | High School||Previous Selections|
|Nicole Miller||Bethel||So.||Eden Prairie, Minn.||--|
|Ana Schwarz||Bethel||Fy.||Marshall, Minn.||--|
|Alexis Chan||Carleton||So.||Castle Rock, Colo. | Rock Canyon||--|
|Abby Euyang||Carleton||So.||Seattle, Wash. | Lakeside||--|
|Ziyi Wang||Carleton||Sr.||Beijing City, China | Lighthouse Christian Academy||2016 | 2017|
|Erin Ericson||Gustavus||Fy.||Onalaska, Wis.||--|
|Emily Kratz||Gustavus||Fy.||Edina, Minn.||--|
|Sydney Regalado||Gustavus||Fy.||Rosemount, Minn.||--|
|Kiwa Anisman||Macalester||Fy.||Yountville, Calif. | Vintage||--|
|Emma Iverson||Macalester||Fy.||Northfield, Minn.||--|
|Tenley Smith||Macalester||Fy.||Williamstown, Mass. | Mount Greylock Regional||--|
|Ji Sue Song||Macalester||Sr.||Surrey, B.C. | Southridge School||2017 | 2018|
|Jordan Amelon||St. Catherine||So.||Iowa City, Iowa | West||2018|
|Sydney Busker||St. Catherine||Sr.||Detroit Lakes, Minn.||2016 | 2017 | 2018|
|Clara Godoy-Henderson||St. Catherine||Fy.||Mound, Minn. | Mound-Westonka||--|
|Kathryn Taylor||St. Catherine||Fy.||Salt Lake City, Utah | Skyline||--|
|Madeline Weinman||St. Catherine||Jr.||East Bethel, Minn. | St. Francis||2018|