GREENWOOD – Lander golfer Garrett Atkinson was named to the Peach Belt Conference All-Academic team, the league office announced today.
To be eligible for the All-Academic team, a student-athlete must: 1) participate in at least half of his/her team's events and be either a starter or significant contributor, 2) achieve a 3.3 cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale), and 3) have completed at least one full academic year at his or her current institution.
Atkinson, a junior business major from Toronto, Canada, has competed in seven events for the Bearcats this season, averaging a round of 78.10.
The No. 16 Bearcats travel to St. Augustine, Fla., on Friday for the PBC Championship.