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Truong Earns SCAC Women's Golf Elite 19 Award

Myra Truong, 2022 SCAC Women's Golf Elite 19 award winnerIn an announcement made following Tuesday's final round, University of St. Thomas' Myra Truong was named the 2022 SCAC Women's Golf Elite 19 award winner.

Truong, a senior from Port Arthur, Texas, currently holds a 3.524 GPA and earned Second Team All-SCAC honors after firing a two-day total of 163 to finish sixth in the 34-player field.

Truong is the second St. Thomas student-athlete to earn Elite 19 honors. She joins Tom Hultsch, who was named the 2019 SCAC Men's Soccer award winner.

Established prior to the 2018-19 academic year and meant to recognize the best of the best within each conference sponsored-sport as it relates to both academic and athletic achievement, the SCAC Elite 19 is awarded to the student-athlete who has completed the equivalent of at least 60 credit hours at his or her current institution and has at least a cumulative 3.25 GPA. The student-athlete must also have earned All-SCAC First, Second or Third Team honors in his/her sport for that particular season.