Three Pirates Earn PBC All-Academic Women's Golf Honors

Three Pirates Earn PBC All-Academic Women's Golf Honors

SAVANNAH, Ga. - Three members of the Armstrong State University women's golf team were named to the Peach Belt Conference's Women's Golf All-Academic Team, released Wednesday by league officials.

Junior Molly Molyneaux and sophomores Nathalia Baigorria and Sophie Bargeron were each named to the team, which is part of a season-long program recognizing the outstanding accomplishments of PBC student-athletes in the classroom as well as on the field. To be eligible for the All-Academic team, a student-athlete must 1) participate in at least half of his/her team's events and be either a starter or significant contributor; 2) achieved a 3.30 cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) and 3) completed at least one full academic year at his or her current institution and has reached sophomore athletic eligibility. The Peach Belt Conference Sports Information Directors oversee the teams.

A native of Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Molyneaux carries a 3.711 GPA in biology and earns her second PBC All-Academic Team honoree. Baigorria, who hails from Lima, Peru, earns her first honor by carrying a 3.435 GPA in business economics while Bargeron, from London, England, also earns her first honor by carrying a 3.413 GPA in human performance management.

A total of 16 student-athletes were named to the squad. View the complete 2016 Peach Belt Conference Women's Golf All-Academic Team.

Armstrong State will be in action in the 2016 Peach Belt Conference Championships on Friday, April 15 through Sunday, April 17th, at the World Golf Village in St. Augustine, Fla.