Three WSU Women's Golfers Receive Pac-12 All-Academic Honors - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather

Three WSU Women's Golfers Receive Pac-12 All-Academic Honors

Courtesy Washington State athletics

WALNUT CREEK, Calif. – Three Washington State women's golf student-athletes received Pac-12 Conference All-Academic honors, the conference announced Thursday.

Kristen Rue, a sophomore from Gig Harbor, Wash., earned second team honors while carrying a 3.55 grade point average. She has yet to declare a major and was recognized in his first year of eligibility.

On the course this season, Rue played in 11 events and finished second on the team with a 75.66 stroke average. She captured her first career individual title at the WSU-hosted Cougar Cup in September, one of her five top-20 finishes on the season. Rue posted a season-low round of 68 in the final round of the WSU Cougar Cup.

Senior Emma Betland and sophomore Linday Harmon each received honorable mention. Betland picks up her second career all-academic honor after receiving the same recognition as a sophomore in 2011.

  • College

    • Camy Aguinaldo named NWC Freshman of the Year

      The 5-3 guard from Honolulu averaged 15.3 points, 5.3 assists and 4.5 rebounds per game.  She led the conference in assists by a wide margin and ranked 23rd in all of NCAA Division III.

    • Bogdan Bliznyuk wins another Big Sky Player of the Week

      Bliznyuk is now 31 points from becoming just the fifth player in league history to hit the 2,000-point mark in his career after making 53.3 percent of his shots from the field last week.

    • Grizzly Sports Report. 2-19-18

      For the first time all season both the Griz and Lady Griz get swept over the weekend. Head Coach Travis DeCuire talks about where his team is at after a buzzer beater loss to Idaho while Ahmaad Rorie talks about getting to the 1,000 point club. Lady Griz Head Coach Shannon Schweyen talks about what they need to do to turn things around with three games to go and Senior Kayleigh Valley talks about sitting out the last two years with torn ACL's
    • Hull sparks Pirates' win over Willamette, 76-60

      The 4th-ranked Pirates (22-3 overall, 14-2 NWC) will now turn their attention to the NWC tournament semifinals on Thursday.

    • No. 9 Gonzaga rolls past Pepperdine, 81-67

      This win marks the 35th consecutive win for the Zags over Pepperdine dating back to 2002.

    • Zags continue WCC dominance with 67-48 win over Pepperdine

      The Gonzaga Bulldogs secured a perfect West Coast Conference road record with a 67-48 win at Pepperdine on Saturday, their 11th-straight win on the road.