Three Bears Selected to Women’s Golf All-UAA

Three Bears Selected to Women’s Golf All-UAA

St. Louis, Mo., April 29, 2019 –
Three Bears from the No. 9-ranked Washington University in St. Louis women's golf team were selected for All-University Athletic Association (UAA) honors, as announced by the association on Monday.

Senior Chloe DiPetrillo headlined the honorees with First Team accolades while freshmen Julia Dai and Lydia Tsai earned Second Team recognition.

DiPetrillo, Division III's 42nd ranked individual this year, has four top-five finishes in 10 tournaments played this season, while also finishing in the top-10 of two additional events. DiPetrillo's 77.65 scoring average is the top mark on the Bears and she shot a career-best one-under 71 during the opening round of the Illinois Wesleyan Fall Classic. She is a three-time all-UAA honoree and this marks the second time in her career she has garnered First Team selection.

Dai has a 78.39 scoring average in 18 rounds of golf played this year. She is ranked 46th nationally while shooting in the 70s in 10 rounds played this year. Dai earned UAA All-Tournament First Team honors by placing fifth overall at the UAA Championship. She earned UAA Golfer of the Week honors on March 4 after shooting a rain shortened five-over par 78 at the Callaway Garden's Collegiate Invite to tie in 10th place overall out of 88 competitors.

In 14 rounds of golf, Tsai has posted a scoring average of 78.36. Tsai was the winner of UAA Athlete of the Week on September 24 after medaling in a dual meet with Lindenwood with a season-best one-under 71. She also earned UAA All-Tournament honors by tying for third place.

WashU will await the NCAA Division III Women's Golf Championship selection announcement set to be released on Monday, May 6. Be sure to stay up to date on all your Bears scores and awards by following @WashUBears on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.