HIGH POINT, N.C. – Coker College’s Ben Conroy (Durham, Conn.) and Diego Polo (Guatemala City, Guatemala) have been named to the 2011 Conference Carolinas Men’s Golf Academic All-Conference team announce Thursday.  League member institutions stress the role of "Academics and Athletics Working Together" and each sport’s Academic All-Conference award winners exemplify this continued league-wide commitment.  

The 2011 Conference Carolinas Golf Academic All-Conference representatives have been awarded to the following junior and senior student-athletes with a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 or higher on a 4.0 scale in all work completed at their member institution that have played in a conference sponsored sport. The GPA is calculated based on the student-athletes cumulative average through the previous semester and each student-athlete must have attended their member institution for at least one academic year.

Each year the Academic All-Conference Team is released while closing out each regular season before starting the tournament championships. Belmont Abbey College will host the Conference Carolinas 2011 Golf Championships in the Pinehurst area at Woodlake Resort and Golf ‘Maples’ Course in Vass, NC. This championship will begin Sunday, April 17 and will conclude Tuesday, April 19.

For more details and all the information throughout the spring championship season, stayed linked to the Spring Championships Central page for updated results.