College Golf: Israelson honored
Former Staples-Motley High School graduate and current Savannah College of Art and Design men's golf team member Zach Israelson was named to the Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholars.
Israelson was one of 11 NAIA players and one of 207 in all divisions to earn the honor.
To earn the distinction players student athletes must be a junior or senior academically, compete in at least three full years at the collegiate level, participate in 50 percent of his team's competitive rounds and have a stroke-average under 79 while maintaining a minimum grade-point average of 3.2. A recipient must also be of high moral character and be in good standing at his college or university.