Golf Student-Athletes Earn Academic All-Big 12 Honors|
Henry Todd of the men's golf team earned first team honors.
April 16, 2014
The Texas Tech Men's and Women's Golf teams placed five student-athletes on the Academic All-Big 12 team that was announced earlier today by the league office.
A total of 59 Big 12 student-athletes were honored on this year's team, including 30 men's golfers and 29 women.
Earning first-team honors for Texas Tech were senior Hannah Arnold (Exercise Health Promotion, Nutrition; Lufkin, Texas) and juniors Henry Todd (Marketing; Trophy Club, Texas) and Clement Sordet (Marketing; Charbonnieres, France). Second team accolades were given to junior Elin Arvidsson (Communication Studies; Falkenberg, Sweden) and redshirt freshman Victoria Uresti (Management; Anna, Texas).
First team members consist of those who have maintained a 3.20 or better GPA while the second team selections hold a 3.00 to 3.19 GPA.
To qualify student-athletes must maintain a 3.00 GPA or higher either cumulative or the two previous semesters and must have participated in 60 percent of their team's scheduled contests. Freshmen and transfers are not eligible in their first year of academic residence. Senior student-athletes who have participated for a minimum of two years and meet all the criteria except percent of participation are also eligible.