Norman, Okla.-----Mark Hubbard became the first San Jose State University men's golfer in six years to be named a Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA).
Heading into his senior season in 2010-11, Hubbard (Denver, Colo.) is one of 119 NCAA Division I men's golfers to earn the national academic honor.
The business management major met the criteria of two years of major college competition, being a junior or senior academically, maintaining a minimum cumulative grade-point average of 3.20 or higher, playing in at least 70 percent of the team's competitive rounds and finishing the season with stroke average of 76.0 or lower.
In 2009-10, Hubbard led the Spartans with a 73.90 stroke average. He had four top-20 individual finishes in 11 tournaments. His best finish was second at the 2010 Western Athletic Conference (WAC) Championship.
Earlier in the summer, Hubbard was named to the WAC''s All-Academic team for the third year in a row.
San Jose State University Men's Golf GCAA All-America Scholars
1989 Trent Walker
1992 Jeff Arneson
1994 John Dauphin
2003 Isaac Weintraub
2004 Isaac Weintraub
2010 Mark Hubbard