Knights Golfers Named All-American Scholars

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Kemp & Morehouse named Scholar All-Americans
Travis Kemp, NU 2013 Class Valedictorian and 2013 Daktronics-NAIA Men’s Golf Scholar

Travis Kemp, NU 2013 Class Valedictorian and 2013 Daktronics-NAIA Men’s Golf Scholar

Ian Morehouse, 2013 Daktronics-NAIA Men’s Golf Scholar

Ian Morehouse, 2013 Daktronics-NAIA Men’s Golf Scholar

June 21, 2013

CEDAR HILL, Texas – Travis Kemp and Ian Morehouse have been named Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes.  In order to be nominated, a student-athlete must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale and must have achieved a junior academic status.

Kemp, a senior from Alberta, Canada, was the Class Valedictorian.  A native of Commerce, Texas, Morehouse was also a senior.

“Both Travis and Ian have been a real credit to Northwood,” Head Coach Ben Belfield said.  “They were leaders – in the classroom and on the course.  “They are both going to be missed.”

The Northwood men’s golf team had a team GPA of 3.49, with eight of its nine golfers with a GPA of 3.45 or better.  The team also excelled on the course, and was ranked 12th nationally in the final NAIA 2013 poll.

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