Four Wildcat Golfers Named to Academic All-Big 12 Team

Ross Geubelle

April 28, 2011

MANHATTAN, Kan. – The Kansas State men's golf team placed four members on the Academic All-Big 12 Teams for the second straight year, the conference office announced.


Senior Jason Schulte (Marketing and Spanish) placed on the first team for the third-consecutive year. Schulte competed in three events during the season with a stroke average of 74.33 and a top-10 finish at the Jim Colbert Intercollegiate.


Senior Ross Geubelle (Business Administration) placed on the first team for the first time in his career. Geubelle, who is currently working towards his MBA at K-State, competed in five events this season.


Sophomore Curtis Yonke (Business Administration) also placed on the first team. Yonke competed in eight events this year with his best finish at the Hawkeye Taylor-Made Invitational where he finished in a tie for 10th. Yonke had five rounds even or under par this season.


Sophomore Ben Juffer (Business Administration) placed on the second team. He competed in all 11 events for the Wildcats, including a tie for 12th at the Kansas Invitational.


To qualify, student-athletes must maintain a 3.00 GPA or higher either cumulative or the two previous semesters and must have participated in 60 percent of his team's scheduled contests.


Kansas State finished up the 2010-2011 season in a tie for 11th at the Big 12 Championships held at Prairie Dunes Country Club.