CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - University of North Carolina golfers Jackie Chang and Katherine Perry were selected to the 2014 All-ACC Academic Women's Golf Team, ACC Commissioner John Swofford announced Friday.
Chang, a Global Studies/Antropology graduate from Scottsdale, Ariz., is a two-time honoree, having been named to the 2013 All-ACC Academic squad. Chang has been a four-year starter for the Tar Heels and played in all 10 of Carolina's tournaments this year. She carded four top-25 finishes with her top performance coming at the SMU/Dallas Athletic Club Invitational where she tied for 16th place. Chang carded a 76.07 stroke average this year, firing two under-par rounds.
Perry, an Exercise and Sport Science/Psychology graduate from Cary, N.C., has been selected to the squad for the third consecutive year. Perry has been a four-year starter and played in all 10 of Carolina's tournaments this year. She carded four top-25 finishes with her top performances being a tie for fifth place at the ACC Championships and a tie for 15th at the NCAA Central Regional. Perry was second on the team with a 75.03 stroke average and fired one under-par score and one even par score this year.
Chang and Perry were two of 30 student-athletes named to the squad. To be eligible for consideration for the All-ACC Academic team, a student-athlete, regardless of clasification, must have earned a 3.00 grade point average for the previous semester and maintained a 3.00 cumulative average during her academic career.