Greencastle, Ind. - Anna Foley (Toronto, Ontario, Canada/Humberside Collegiate Institute), a rising junior at DePauw and member of the women's golf team, has been selected to the Google Cloud Academic All-America® Division III Women's At-Large Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). The complete list is available here. Foley, who was chosen to the second team, was one of 45 student-athletes named to the three teams.
The Elite 90 recipient at the NCAA Division III Golf Championships in May, Foley carries a 4.00 cumulative grade point average while majoring in biochemistry with a minor in French. She posted an 81.31 stroke average for the season with five top-10 finishes including two in the top five. Foley earned first team all-North Coast Athletic Conference honors this season after placing fourth at the conference championships in April. She then finished tied for 27th at the NCAA Championships.
A four-time DePauw Dean's List honoree, Foley is a Science Research Fellow at DePauw.
In all, DePauw student-athletes have earned 54 Academic All-America® honors since Ike Tallman's selection to the 1958 football team. The complete list of DePauw honorees is available here.
To be eligible, a student-athlete must be a varsity starter or key reserve, maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.30 on a scale of 4.00, have reached sophomore athletic and academic standings at his/her current institution and be nominated by his/her sports information/athletics communications staff.
Since the program's inception in 1952, CoSIDA has bestowed Academic All-America® honors on more than 20,000 student-athletes in Divisions I, II, III and NAIA, covering all NCAA championship sports. The Division III Google Cloud Academic All-America® program is financially supported by the NCAA Division III national governance structure to assist CoSIDA with handling the awards fulfillment aspects for the 2017-18 Division III Academic All-America® teams.
For more information about the Academic All-America® program, please visit the official site.