COLUMBUS, Ohio – Six members of the Ohio State men’s golf team were named Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-America Scholars.
To be eligible for Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-America Scholar nomination, an individual must be a sophomore, junior or senior both academically and athletically in NCAA Division I. In addition, they must participate in 50 percent of their team’s competitive rounds, have a stroke average under 76.0 and maintain a minimum cumulative career grade-point average of 3.2. A recipient must also be of high moral character and be in good standing at his college or university.
Jackson Chandler (Sport Industry) and Patrick Schmuecking (Finance) received the All-America Scholar award for the second time while Maxwell Moldovan (Finance), JonErik Alford (Kinesiology), Marco Steyn (Business-Finance) and Adam Wallin (Economics) are all first-time recipients.
The team as a whole was honored as an Outstanding Team Academic Award Recipient and received the Presidents Special Recognition for a team GPA of 3.5 or higher.
In all, 31 Buckeyes have been named an All-America Scholar 44 times dating back to 1986