CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. – The Creighton women’s golf team has been recognized by the Women's Golf Coaches Association for having one of the best GPA's in the nation. Creighton's team ranked fifth in the rankings with an average GPA of 3.787.
UTEP took top honors with an average GPA of 3.840.
The Bluejays, who placed fifth at the BIG EAST Championships in April, are coached by Debbie Conry.
The WGCA announced the top 25 teams with the highest Team GPA. They are as follows:
Place Company Team GPA 1st University of Texas-El Paso 3.840 2nd University of New Mexico 3.839 3rd University of Detroit Mercy 3.838 4th Florida Gulf Coast University 3.822 5th Creighton University 3.787 6th Weber State University 3.755 7th University of Arkansas-Little Rock 3.740 8th University of San Francisco 3.732 9th Xavier University 3.729 10th University of Tennessee Chattanooga 3.724 11th Eastern Michigan University 3.720 12th Concordia University - St. Paul 3.714 T-13th Southern Illinois University Edwardsville 3.689 T-13th Upper Iowa University 3.689 15th Wittenberg University 3.682 16th Texas A&M University-Commerce 3.672 17th Boise State University 3.665 18th University of Arkansas 3.657 19th Vanderbilt University 3.655 T-20th Central Connecticut State University 3.645 T-20th Georgia State University 3.645 22nd Youngstown State University 3.643 23rd University of Louisville 3.640 24th Bowling Green State University 3.639 25th East Carolina University 3.635
About the Women’s Golf Coaches Association The Women’s Golf Coaches Association, founded in 1983, is a non-profit organization representing women’s collegiate golf coaches. The WGCA was formed to encourage the playing of college golf for women in correlation with a general objective of education and in accordance with the highest tradition of intercollegiate competition. Today, the WGCA represents over 500 coaches throughout the U.S. and is dedicated to educating, promoting and recognizing both its members and the student-athletes they represent.