September 30, 2010
For Immediate Release
Livonia, MI – The Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference has released their women’s golf postseason honors and Indiana Tech has two named to the All-Conference Team. Head Coach Kelly Mettert was also named Coach of the Year after leading his Warriors to their second conference championship. This is the second time Coach Mettert has received this honor.
Freshman Keerstin Ramsey (Cincinnati, OH/Indian Hill HS) and sophomore Megan Garrison (Cutler, IN/Carroll HS) were named to the All-Conference Team. Ramsey’s round average for the four WHAC jamborees was an 81.3, which was second best in the conference. She finished in the top 3 at three of the four WHAC events, including a first place tie at the jamboree earlier this week.
Garrison also had a spectacular season averaging an 82.3 through the four WHAC contests, good for fourth overall in the conference. Garrison placed in the top 5 three times with her best outing of the season coming at the final competition, finishing in a tie for third.
Named to the Honorable Mention All-Conference team were juniors Kalie Sanders (Greenville, OH/Greenville HS) and Alexandra Haskell (Lapeer, MI/Lapeer East HS). Sanders ranked seventh in the conference in round average, with an 85.8. She had a very solid season finishing in the top 10 in three of the four conference meetings with her best finish coming at Concordia placing fifth overall. Haskell finished just out of the top 10 in the conference for round average with an 87.8. Her best finish came in the first jamboree of the year, placing 10th overall.
Sanders was also named to the conference All-Academic Team. To receive this honor a student must have a cumulative GPA of 3.25 on a 4.0 scale.
Freshman Christina Mettert (New Haven, IN/New Haven HS) was chosen to the Champions of Character team. Champions of Character team members best represent the NAIA’s five core character values of Respect, Responsibility, Integrity, Sportsmanship, and Servant Leadership.
The Warriors won the 2010 conference championship with the lowest stroke total through the four jamborees earning the right to host a spring playoff to determine the conference’s automatic bid to the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Women’s Golf National Championship in May.
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