Ewing recognized as CoSIDA Academic All-District

Ewing recognized as CoSIDA Academic All-District


GREENWOOD, Indiana (May 11, 2017) - Colorado State University-Pueblo sophomore women's golfer Courtney Ewing (Pueblo West, Colo.) has earned a spot on the 2016-17 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District® 6 Women's At-Large Team.

The CoSIDA Academic All-District® At-Large Team recognizes the nation's top student-athletes for their combined performances athletically and in the classroom. The At-Large team accepts nominations from 14 different NCAA sports.

Academic All-District® honorees now advance to the CoSIDA Academic All-America® Team ballot, where first-, second- and third-team All-America® honorees will be selected later this month.

Ewing owns a 3.97 GPA in biology and was named Academic All-Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference First Team. She recorded an 80.28 stroke average as the Pack's No. 2 golfer this season and earned All-RMAC Second Team recognition.

The sophomore finished T-15th at the RMAC Championships (April 24-25) after a 78-83--161 (+17). She posted two top five finishes this season, as she was T-3rd at the Farmers Insurance Sam Proal Invitational (Sept. 5-6) with a +8 152 and was third at the Pack Spring Invite (March 27-28) with a +8 152. Ewing played in all nine tournaments and carded a season-low round of 74 March 28.

Ewing was just one of two members of the RMAC recognized in the 11-member team, which is also made up of the Heartland Conference and Lone Star Conference.

The ThunderWolves women's golf team finished second at the RMAC Championships and won one tournament in 2016-17, the Pack Spring Invite (March 27-28).

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As a member of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, Colorado State University – Pueblo competes in 22 varsity sports in NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletics.