Jennings Named To MVC Scholar-Athlete Women's Golf Team
ST. LOUIS, Mo. - Drake senior women’s golfer Hadley Jennings (Trenton, Mo.) earned recognition for her work off the course as the Missouri Valley Conference tabbed her to its 2014 Women’s Golf Scholar-Athlete Team.
Jennings was tabbed a first-team selection for the second consecutive year when the league announced its annual honors on Friday (May 9).
A native of Trenton, Mo., Jennings owns a 3.85 GPA in elementary education. She posted a team-low 78.3 scoring average across 29 rounds this season, including a 78.9 average during the spring campaign. Jennings finished tied for 11th at the MVC Championship this spring and is a three-time National Golf Coaches Association All-American Scholar team selection.
To be eligible for nominations to the MVC Scholar-Athlete teams, nominees must own a cumulative GPA of 3.20 based on a 4.0 scale and be a starter or important reserve and have played in at least 75 percent of its team's matches. Student-athletes also must have reached sophomore athletic and academic standing at their institution and have completed at least one full academic year at their respective institution.