Michael McGilton Named Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-American Scholar

Written By: NM State Athletic Dept.

NORMAN, OK - The Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-American Scholars were announced by the Golf Coaches Association of America on Wednesday. New Mexico State men’s golfer Michael McGilton was earned the honor after a stellar junior season.

To be eligible for Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-America Scholar status an individual must be a junior or senior academically, compete in at least three full years at the collegiate level, participate in 50-percent of his 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.

On top of excelling in the classroom, McGilton led all returning Aggies with a 74.14 stroke average after 36 rounds of play. The golfer also had three top-25 finishes with one top-10 finish on the year.