Svensson First-Team Men's Golf All-American

Svensson First-Team Men's Golf All-American
Adam Svensson repeated as a Ping First-Team All-American. Mario Beltran earned All-Freshmen Team honors. Photos by Joel Auerbach

ALLENDALE, Mich. -- Barry University sophomore men's golfer Adam Svensson earned NCAA Division II Ping First-Team All-American honors, as announced by the Golf Coaches Association of America.

Bucs rookie Mario Beltran was named to the Freshmen All-America Team.

Svensson, who finished as the individual runner-up at the NCAA Championships Wednesday at The Meadows Golf Course, won a school record seven tournaments this year. It is the second straight year Svensson, the No. 1-ranked player in Division II, earned First-Team All-American honors.

Beltran won two tournaments this season, both on a co-medalist basis in the fall.

The Bucs finished second as a team in the NCAA Championships stroke play, advancing to the match play quarterfinals. Follow match play results HERE.


Division II PING First-Team All-Americans

Tim Crouch, Florida Southern

Alistair Docherty, Chico State

Derek Oland, Midwestern State

Brandon Robinson-Thompson, USC-Aiken

Spencer Schindler, Flagler

Adam Svensson, Barry

Nate Tarter, Malone

Shad Tuten, Amrstrong Atlantic State


Ping All-Freshmen Team

Mario Beltran, Barry

Esteban Castro, West Florida

Ryan Gendron, Saint Leo

Harry Wetton, Western New Mexico

Colin Prater, Colorado Mesa