The Women’s Golf Coaches Association announced its first-team All-America squad, and LSU’s Madelene Sagstrom and Caroline Nistrup are members of the team.
Sagstrom and Nistrup were: one-two on the team in stroke average, co-winners of the Allstate Sugar Bowl in New Orleans, both first-team All-SEC and both first-team All-NCAA region after going 1-2 in the Raleigh region.
Senior Sagstrom concluded her career Sunday at the NCAA championships, becoming the first LSU golfer to average under 72 strokes for a season of golf, finishing at 71.48 for her 33 rounds. The previous season best was set by Megan McChrystal in the 2010-11 season of 72.35. Sagstrom was the SEC Player of the Year and finalist for the national ANNIKA Foundation Award.
Nistrup, a sophomore, finished 12th at the NCAA championships.