SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Four members of the Sacramento State women's golf team were honored as 2017-18 Women's Golf Coach Association (WGCA) All-American Scholars.The four are comprised of senior Astha Madan, sophomores Sofie Babic and Nishtha Madan and freshman Corinne Viden.
The WGCA All-American Scholar Golf Teams recognize the outstanding academic and athletic achievements in women's college golf. Recognized as having one of the highest standards for selection to these teams in college athletics (3.50 GPA), the WGCA All-American Scholar Golf Teams continue to demonstrate the high level academic achievements of our players.
Not only did the four Hornets succeed in the classroom, each were part of Sacramento State's historic season. The team won four tournaments during the 2017-18 season, finished second in two others and also had a third-place showing. Astha Madan set the school record by averaging 73.97 in 30 rounds. Babic recorded the second-lowest single-season average at 74.03 while Nishtha Madan (74.20) and Viden (74.70) ranked fourth and sixth, respectively. The team posted seven of the top 11 tournament totals in program history during the year.
Following the season, Babic and Nishtha Madan were named first team all-Big Sky. Astha Madan and Viden were voted to the second team and Viden was also named the Big Sky Freshman of the Year.
April 4, 2018 SOFIE BABIC NAMED BIG SKY WOMEN'S GOLFER OF THE WEEK
March 21, 2018 ASTHA MADAN NAMED BIG SKY GOLFER OF THE WEEK
March 8, 2018 NISHTHA MADAN NAMED BIG SKY GOLFER OF THE WEEK
February 27, 2018 WOMEN'S GOLF BATTLES COLLEGE GOLF ELITE AT BRUIN WAVE INVITATIONAL
February 26, 2018 VIDEN LEADS WOMEN'S GOLF IN OPENING DAY OF BRUIN WAVE INVITATIONAL
February 13, 2018 BABIC SHOOTS 73, MADAN AND WOMEN'S GOLF TIE FOR FIFTH AT THE GOLD RUSH
November 8, 2017 WOMEN'S GOLF SIGNS MIKI MANTA TO NATIONAL LETTER OF INTENT
October 11, 2017 WOMEN'S GOLF WINS TEAM TITLE AT NM STATE AGGIE INVITATIONAL
October 10, 2017 WOMEN'S GOLF REMAINS IN FIRST PLACE AT NM STATE AGGIE INVITATIONAL
September 27, 2017 WOMEN'S GOLF CLOSES GOLFWEEK CONFERENCE CHALLENGE WITH ITS BEST ROUND
September 26, 2017 BECKER CONTNUES TO LEAD WOMEN'S GOLF AT GOLFWEEK CHALLENGE
September 25, 2017 BECKER SHOOTS 72 TO PACE WOMEN'S GOLF IN FIRST ROUND OF GOLFWEEK CHALLENGE
September 20, 2017 PATEL, BABIC NAMED BIG SKY GOLFERS OF THE WEEK
September 19, 2017 WOMEN'S GOLF, BABIC, PLACE SECOND AT WSU COUGAR CUP
September 18, 2017 WOMEN'S GOLF STORMS THROUGH WET FIRST ROUNDS OF COUGAR CUP