Heffernan Earns NGCA All-American Scholar Honor


CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. - Saint Mary's golfer Janice Heffernan was one of 86 NCAA Division III women's golfers to be named to the 2011-12 National Golf Coaches Association All-American Scholar Team.

To be named to the list, a student-athlete must maintain at least a 3.5 cumulative grade point average for the entire academic year. Additionally, Division III student-athletes must have participated in a minimum of 12 rounds and hold an adjusted scoring average of "95.00" or less.

For Heffernan, it is the first NGCA All-American Scholar honor of her career.