Gravel-Coursol Named All-American Scholar

MANHATTAN, Kan. – For a second-straight year, Kansas State women’s golfer Katherine Gravel-Coursol was named to the Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) All-American Scholars team. Some of the most stringent academic requirements in all of college athletics, the 758 student-athletes were named to the team from NCAA Divisions I, II and III must hold a cumulative GPA of 3.50.

A sophomore during the 2014-15 season, Gravel-Coursol was a First Team Academic All-Big 12 performer this past year and was one of only two women’s golfers in the conference to be nominated with a 4.00 GPA.

On the course, the Mirabel, Quebec, Canada, native participated in all 11 events and came away with a 79.21 stroke average. She earned a top-20 finish at the Marilynn Smith/Sunflower Invitational by tying for 17th and helping the Wildcats earn a team championship. She was also a member of the scoring lineup at the Ron Moore Women’s Intercollegiate when K-State won its second event of the fall.