Mills Named All-America Scholar by Golf Coaches Association of America
July 23, 2014
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - David Mills, who finished his eligibility following the 2013-14 season, was named a Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar by the Golf Coaches Association of America on Wednesday. It marks the second straight season that Mills has received the award, becoming just the fourth golfer in program history to accomplish that.
"David worked tirelessly in the classroom and on his game," Indiana head coach Mike Mayer said, "and this award is proof of that. He is part of a prestigious group of student-athletes from across the country to receive this award and we are proud of his accomplishments."
Mills becomes the 17th player in program history to be named All-America Scholar and the 10th since 2004.
The Evansville, Ind., native posted a career scoring average of 73.94 during his senior season to accompany his four Top 10 finishes. His career scoring average of 74.09 ranks 8th all-time at Indiana.
To be eligible for Cleveland Golf/Srixon 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 in Division I, 78.0 in Division II, 77.0 in NAIA and 79.0 in Division III, and maintain a minimum cumulative 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.
A total of 207 players in Division I, 75 in Division II and 11 in NAIA earned the honor. Additionally, 46 honorees were added to the previously released Division III Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholars.
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