Pressel earns Golfweek All-America honors
June 21, 2011
ORLANDO, Fla. – Golfweek selected Texas sophomore Madison Pressel to its NCAA Division I Women’s All-America team, the publication announced.
A first-time honoree, Pressel earned an honorable mention All-America selection.
The Big 12 Women’s Golfer of the Year, Pressel claimed medalist honors at the Big 12 Championship (April 22-24) with a three-round score of 8-under-par 208 (71-66-71). Her 54-hole total and second-round 66 established Championship records. Pressel helped propel the Longhorns to their third Big 12 title and first since 2004. The Boca Raton, Fla.-native also notched a fourth-place tie at the prestigious PING ASU Invitational (April 1-3) while helping UT to a fourth-place team finish.
The sophomore recorded four top-10 finishes last season and finished in the top 20 in six of her nine starts.
Pia Halbig, Sr. (California)
*Katerina Ruzickova, Fr. (Texas A&M)
Glory Yang, Sr. (UCLA)
Catherine O'Donnell, Jr. (N Carolina)
Laetitia Beck, Fr. (Duke)
Kelli Shean, Sr. (Arkansas)
Calle Nielson, Sr. (Virginia)
Ani Gulugian, Fr. (UCLA)
Grace Na, Fr. (Pepperdine)
Marina Alex, Jr. (Vanderbilt)
Mia Piccio, So. (Florida)
Maria Salinas, Jr. (Florida St)
Emilie Burger, So. (Georgia)
Cyna Rodriguez, So. (USC)
Margarita Ramos, Jr. (Arizona)
Kristina Wong, So. (Stanford)
Nicole Zhang, Fr. (Notre Dame)
Madison Pressel, So. (Texas)
Nathalie Mansson, Jr. (Tennessee)
Maribel Lopez Porras, So. (Tulane)
* All-freshman team