UVU's Nagel Named GWC Newcomer of the Year

Lynn-Marie Nagel

May 9, 2012

OREM, Utah -- Along with being named to the All-Great West Conference First Team, Utah Valley University freshman golfer Lynn-Marie Nagel was named the conference's newcomer of the year as released by the league office Wednesday.

Junior golfer Jordyn Dougal was named to the second team, and Sue Nyhus was named the GWC Coach of the Year.

Nagel, who shot a opening-round 69 at the Great West Conference Championship last month, was the top medalist, edging out Houston Baptist's Lou Hing by one stroke.

2011 All-Great West Conference Women's Golf Team

Player of the Year -- Paige Gibson, Houston Baptist

Newcomer of the Year -- Lynn-Marie Nagel, Utah Valley

Coach of the Year -- Sue Nyhus, Utah Valley

First Team

Paige Gibson, Sr., Houston Baptist

Kelsey Lou-Hing, Jr., Houston Baptist

Lynn-Marie Nagel, Fr., Utah Valley

Majo Camey, Sr., Texas-Pan American

Katie Paxton, Soph., Houston

Second Team

Jessica Ngui, Soph., Houston Baptist

Jordyn Dougal, Jr., Utah Valley

Andrea Rosado, Jr., Chicago State

Natasha Lee, Jr., Houston Baptist

Baptist Jenny Kang, Soph., Houston Baptist