Minocha Named NGCA All-America Scholar

Coral Springs, Fla.San Jose State women’s golfer Kanika Minocha has been honored for her classroom efforts as she was named a 2007-08 National Golf Coaches Association All-American Scholar.

Minocha is one of 402 women’s collegiate golfers from Divisions I, II and III recognized with this prestigious honor.   She is a psychology major and was named an Academic All-Western Athletic Conference honoree last month.

During the season, Minocha played 32 rounds for the Spartans.  Her best finish came at the Spartan Invitational where she was 12th.

The criteria for selection to the All-American Scholar Team are some of the most stringent of all college athletics. The minimum cumulative GPA is 3.50 and student-athletes must have competed in at least 50% (Division I) or 66% (Division II & III) of the college’s regularly scheduled competitive rounds during the year.

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