Washburn Ichabod golfer Dustin Yeager, who wrapped up his career this spring at the NCAA regionals, was named a Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America scholar which was announced yesterday by the Golf Coaches Association of America.
To be eligible for Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar status an individual must be a junior or senior academically, compete in at least two full years at the collegiate level, participate in 70-percent of his team’s competitive rounds or compete in the NCAA Championships, have a stroke-average under 78.0 for Division II while maintaining a minimum cumulative grade-point average of 3.2. A recipient must also be of high moral character and be in good standing at his college or university.
Yeager has a 3.56 GPA while majoring in finance. This past season Yeager earned first team all-MIAA honors while recording a 76.1 stroke average winning the Bulldog Classic and the Fort Hays State Invitational. He wrapped up his career with a 76.2 stroke average playing 84 competive rounds at Washburn.