CU golfer Elle Otten named WGCA All-American Scholar

Junior-to-be posted 3.8 GPA as double major

A Colorado golfer has received an impressive mid-summer academic honor.

On Monday, Elle Otten from the Colorado women’s golf team was named an All-American Scholar by the Women’s Golf Coaches Association. A Pac-12 Conference first team All-Academic selection this past season, Otten posted a 3.838 GPA as a double major in psychology and business. Otten, who will be a junior in 2019-20, is the 14th Buffs golfer to win the honor, most recently by Robyn Choi in 2017.

Otten competed in 30 rounds over 10 tournaments for the Buffs in 2018-19, ranking third on the team with a 78.10 stroke average.