Glennie and Jonsdottir Selected MVC Women’s Golf Scholar-Athlete Team

first_imgGlennie earned first-team honors for the third time in her outstanding career. She has maintained a perfect 4.0 grade-point average as an English and law, politics, & society major. In the fall, Glennie was a 2017 Rhodes Scholar finalist. Last week, the senior from Clearwater, Fla. finished tied for 18th place at the MVC Championship to earn her third consecutive top-18 flag honor. She finished her stellar career with a 76.5 round average over 106 career rounds. The criteria for the MVC scholar-athlete team parallels the CoSIDA (College Sports Information Directors of America) standards for academic Academic All-America® program.  Nominees must have at least a 3.20 cumulative grade point average (4.0 scale), while the student-athletes must have reached sophomore athletic and academic standing at their institutions and must have participated in at least 50 percent of her team’s rounds or played at the MVC Championship.  Print Friendly Version Jonsdottir, who is a sophomore from Hafnarfjordur, Iceland, earned scholar-athlete honorable mention recognition as she owns a 4.0 GPA as a mathematics and computer science major. She finished tied for 23rd at last week’s MVC Championship. Jonsdottir ended the season with an 80.5 round average over 23 rounds and carded seven rounds under 80. ST. LOUIS – Drake University’s Madison Glennie and Sigurlaug Jonsdottir were named to the Missouri Valley Conference Women’s Golf Scholar-Athlete Team, announced by the league on Wednesday, April 25.last_img

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