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Augustana Golfers Honored

Augustana Golfers Honored

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The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference announced its postseason awards for women’s golf on Monday with Augustana well represented.

Augustana’s Allie Ostrander, Maggie Leland and Marisa Toivonen were named All-NSIC First Team. Augustana head coach Peggy Kirby, in her 11th season, was named the NSIC’s Coach of the Year for the fifth straight season. Kirby has led Augustana to five straight conference championships, seven straight regional tournament appearances and six straight NCAA Championship appearances.

Augustana won its fifth straight NSIC Championship this season and had the individual medalist at the conference championships for the third straight season.

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