Pair of Tigers Named to NGCA All-Region Golf Team
May 29, 2009
May 29, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — DePauw senior Nikki Garza and fresman Taylor Beaty were named to the National Golf Coaches Association Division III Great Lakes Region Second Team.
Garza (left) posted a team-best 81.6 stroke average this year and finished her career with an 84.0 average in 76 rounds. This season she totaled seven top 10 finishes including medalist honors with a tie for first at Wittenberg's Pat Clouse Invitational in October.
She shot a season and career-best 75 in the opening round of last September's Anderson Invitational and earned all-Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference second team honors for the second straight year after finishing eighth at the conference championships.
Beaty (right) finished her rookie campaign with the team's second-best average at 82.6. including six top 10 finishes. She was the medalist of the Big Four Classic in April at Crooked Stick after shooting a 78.
Her season's best round of 74 came in the second round of the Pat Clouse Invitational. She earned second team all-SCAC honors after tying for ninth place.