BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WTVA/Ole Miss Athletics) Ã¢â‚¬â€œ A pair of Ole Miss girlsÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s golf sophomores earned SEC postseason recognition, the convention workplace introduced Thursday.
Julia Johnson was named second staff All-Southeastern Convention, whereas Conner Beth Ball claimed a spot on the Group Service Staff.
Johnson, who was named SEC Freshman of the 12 months final season, led the staff in stroke common this yr (72.74) and rounds underneath par (18).
The St. Gabriel, Louisiana, native completed runner-up individually on the SEC Championship in April, the best end by a Insurgent golfer within the convention championship in program historical past.
Johnson turns into the third Insurgent in program historical past to be chosen to a number of all-conference groups, becoming a member of Megan Breen (1996, 1997, 1999) and Dori Carter (2008, 2009).
Ã¢â‚¬Å“We’re so happy with JuliaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s accomplishments.Ã¢â‚¬Â Ole Miss head coach Kory Henkes stated. Ã¢â‚¬Å“She has been such a rock for our staff and persistently been in rivalry week in and week out. Being named to the All-SEC staff solidifies her onerous work.Ã¢â‚¬Â
Ball, who performed in each event this season, made an influence off the golf course as effectively. Amongst her group service outings, she spent hours at Meals for Oxford Faculties and the Leapfrog Mentoring Program.
This marks the second straight yr that Ball has been named to the SEC Group Service staff.
The Rebels are wanting forward after incomes a spot within the NCAA Championships, Could 17-22, which will probably be held at Blessings Golf Membership in Fayetteville, Arkansas.