Atlantic Girls Golfers Earn Academic Honors

Sports

March 22nd, 2012 by Jim Field

The 2011 Trojann Girls Golf Team has earned an Excellence in Academic Achievement Award from the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union.  Team members were: graduated seniors, Pammy Fixmer, Kristen Schuler and Sierra Worth; current senior Kaitlynn Walter; and, current sophomores Brooke Fletcher and Bailey Walter.  These six girls finished last school year with a combined grade point average of 3.544.  The Excellence in Academic Achievement Award is awarded to teams achieving a combined GPA of 3.2 to 3.6.  Coach Kathy Hobson says, “Each year, the #1 priority on our team expectation guidelines is that each athlete make academics a top priority.  These girls exemplify that expectation.  I’m very proud of them.”