(AUGUSTA) – University of North Georgia men’s golfer Grant Crowell was named to the Peach Belt Conference Team of Academic Distinction Tuesday afternoon by the league office.
Crowell, a senior from Watkinsville, Georgia, sports a 3.77 cumulative grade point average while pursuing his Master’s in Business Administration.
Crowell was one of 13 players to be honored, joining three from Clayton State and USC Aiken, two from Georgia Southwestern and Lander, and one from Young Harris.
To be eligible for the 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 program.