NORMAN, Okla. (July 28, 2017) – Four Rollins men's golfers were honored as Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-America Scholars, it was announced by the Golf Coaches Association of America.
Van de Flierdt closed his career on the Sunshine State Conference Honorable Mention list, posting a 73.60 stroke average his senior year. He won the McDonough Cup with a six-under 210, carding rounds of 68-71-71, leading the Tars to the team trophy. Van de Flierdt graduated with a degree in International Business.
Engelhardt posted a victory at the Le Moyne Fall Invitational, beating the field by two strokes with rounds of 70-71. He carried a 76.96 stroke average on the year with two top-10 finishes. Engelhardt graduated with a degree in Business Administration.
Babbitt, a Mathematics major, completed his junior year with a 74.64 stroke average and one-top-10 finish. He shot a career low round of 68 at the Kiawah Island Invitational.
Grindle, also a math major, led Rollins with a 73.40 stroke average on the year, shooting 10 rounds of par or better. The sophomore tied for 12th at the Georgia College Bobcat Invitational behind a final round 67.
Rollins finished in the top-five in five events on the season, including victories at the Kiawah Island Invitational and McDonough Cup, en route to a NCAA Super Regional appearance.