Pryor Named NGCA Academic All-American

July 14, 2005


University of Kansas senior golfer Chelsey Pryor was named to the National Golf Coaches Association Division I All-American Scholar Team on Wednesday, July 13.

A total of 199 women’s collegiate golfers were recognized with this prestigious honor. The criteria for selection to the All-American Scholar Team are some of the most stringent of all college athletics. The minimum cumulative GPA is 3.50 and student-athletes must have competed in at least 66% of the college’s regularly scheduled competitive rounds during the year.

This marks the second time Pryor, who is majoring in communications studies, has been awarded this honor. She was also a named to the team in 2004.

The Washington, Pa., native was second on the team this year with a 78.59 stroke average. She also fired a career-low 69 at the Dick McGuire Invitational last September.