Monday, April 26, 2010

Linzi Allan named in the All-Heartland Conference Teams

Scot Linzi Allan is one of three Newman University, Wichita students named to the All-Heartland Conference teams. Linzi earned first team honours, while Alyssa Balding from Northumberland and Andrea Martires were named to the women's second team.
Allan was the only Jet to receive first team All-Heartland Conference honours. The freshman from Ayrshire had three top-10 finishes this season, including first place at the West Texas A&M Lady Buff Stampede. She ended the season with a sixth place finish at the Heartland Conference Tournament with rounds of 76 (+4) and 75 (+3), to finish seven over par.
Balding, a freshman from Northumberland, England, earned second team All-Heartland Conference honours’. After an up and down season, Balding finished strongly with a top-20 finish at the Heartland Conference Tournament. Her most impressive showing of the season was a sixth place finish at the Texas A&M-Commerce Spring Classic.