Foley Earns Second Google Cloud Academic All-America® Honor

Foley Earns Second Google Cloud Academic All-America® Honor

Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw rising senior and golfer Anna Foley (Toronto, Ontario, Canada) has been selected to the Google Cloud Academic All-America® Division III At-Large Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Foley, who was chosen to the second team for the second consecutive year, was one of 49 student-athletes named to the three teams. The complete list is available here.

Foley posted a 79.4 stroke average for the Tigers this season and has an 80.4 average over 70 rounds in her DePauw career. She finished in the top 10 of six of 11 tournaments this season including an eighth-place showing at the North Coast Athletic Conference Championships where she earned all-conference honors for the third straight year and helped the team to a second consecutive NCAC title. Last month she tied for 37th at the NCAA Division III Championships as the Tigers finished fifth as a team.

The Elite 90 recipient at the 2018 NCAA Division III Golf Championships, Foley carries a 4.00 cumulative grade point average while majoring in biochemistry with a minor in French. She is a six-time DePauw Dean's List honoree and a Science Research Fellow at DePauw. 

In all, DePauw student-athletes have earned 57 Academic All-America® honors since Ike Tallman's selection to the 1958 football team. The complete list of DePauw honorees is available here.

To be eligible, a student-athlete must be a varsity starter or key reserve, maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.30 on a scale of 4.00, have reached sophomore athletic and academic standings at his/her current institution and be nominated by his/her sports information/athletics communications staff.

Since the program's inception in 1952, CoSIDA has bestowed Academic All-America® honors on more than 30,000 student-athletes in Divisions I, II, III and NAIA, covering all NCAA championship sports. The Division III Google Cloud Academic All-America® program is financially supported by the NCAA Division III national governance structure to assist CoSIDA with handling the awards fulfillment aspects for the 2018-19 Division III Academic All-America® teams.

For more information about the Academic All-America® program, please visit the official site.