2011 NGCA All-Region, All-American

Boyce Tabbed All-Region, All-American at NGCA Banquet

HOWEY-IN-THE-HILLS, Fla. - Saint Mary's golfer Mary Kate Boyce was named to both the Great Lakes All-Region squad as well as the Second Team All-American Team by the National Golf Coaches Association, as announced at the NGCA Banquet at the Division III Championships.

An Honorable Mention All-American by virtue of finishing in the top ten at last year's NCAA Championships, the senior surpassed that honor by being named to the Second Team in 2011. She entered this May's national tournament as the 17th ranked individual player in Division III women's golf by Golfstat.com.

It was the second time she has been named to the Region 2 (Great Lakes Region) squad.

PING NGCA Division III Player of the Year
Kimberly Eaton, Senior, Wellesley College

NGCA Division III Freshman of the Year
Paige Gooch, Freshman, DePauw University

NGCA Division III Kim Moore Spirit Award
Samantha Marshall, Senior, Franklin College and Gretchen McLean, Senior, Methodist
University (Co-Winners)

Division III SkyCaddie NGCA National Coach of the Year
Vince Lazar, DePauw University

Division III SkyCaddie NGCA Regional Coaches of the Year
East Region Coach of the Year: Erika DeSanty, Williams College
Great Lakes Coach of the Year: Vince Lazar, DePauw University
Central Region Coach of the Year: Tye Thompson, North Central College
Midwest Region Coach of the Year: Luke Benoit, St. Olaf College
West Region Coach of the Year: Darla Kirby, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

NGCA Division III All-American Teams
First Team

Emily Bachert, Junior, Centre College
Taylor Beatty, Junior, DePauw University
Hannah Buck , Sophomore, Washington University in St. Louis
Paige Caldwell, Senior, Methodist University
Kimberly Eaton, Senior, Wellesley College
Alyssa Gaudio, Senior, North Central College
Katie Schenfeld, Senior, Gustavus Adolphus College

Second Team
Mary Kate Boyce, Senior, Saint Mary’s College
Kelsie Carralero, Freshman, Methodist University
Kathryn Hauff, Junior, College of St. Benedict
Paige Gooch, Freshman, DePauw University
Stephanie Mingos, Senior, Rhodes College
Kelsey Morrison, Sophomore, George Fox University
Georgiana Salant, Freshman, Williams College

Honorable Mention
Casi Blanton, Senior, Wheaton College (Ill.)
Aimee Caligore, Sophomore, St. Lawrence University
Leslie Lee, Senior, LeTourneau University
Sara Mattes, Junior, UW-Eau Claire
Hayley Milbourn, Senior, Amherst College
Flora Weeks, Junior, Middlebury College

Region 2/Great Lakes
Emily Bachert, Junior, Centre College
Taylor Beatty, Junior, DePauw University
Mary Kate Boyce, Senior, Saint Mary’s College
Catherine Brunoehler, Senior, Otterbein University
Amber Conrad, Senior, Olivet College
Kelly Gaughan, Junior, DePauw University
Paige Gooch, Freshman, DePauw University
Natalie Gough, Senior, DePauw University
Stephanie Mingos, Senior, Rhodes College
Camillo Romero, Sophomore, DePauw University