Lerma, Alvarado earn A.i.i. all-conference honors

VICTORIA, Texas — University of Houston-Victoria freshmen Mia Lerma and Jenna Alvarado were two of eight players recognized on the Association of Independent Institutions women’s golf all-conference team on Friday.

The A.i.i. couldn’t award a men’s golf team champion this season, but league officials wanted to recognize players for their excellent spring performances and Friday announced an all-conference and Champions of Character team.

Named to the Champions of Character team for UHV was senior Mary Kate Krueger.

Lerma paced the Jaguars with a 79.78 scoring average in five events in her first season at UHV. She turned in five top-10 finishes with her best finish coming at the Trinity Alamo City Classic where she placed second with a 79-79-158.

Alvarado followed Lerma with an 80.22 scoring average and turned in four top-10 finishes in five events. Here best finish came at the UHV Fall Classic where she finished third with a 77.

She also had the Jaguars low round of the year with a 74 in the opening round of the UHV Claud Jacobs Intercollegiate.


Courtesy: University of Houston-Victoria Athletics