Sarah Pravecek, who earned her bachelor's degree from Nebraska in May, claimed her third straight academic All-Big Ten award in 2017.
Photo by Scott Bruhn/Nebraska Communications

Husker Trio Earns Academic All-Big Ten Honors

By NU Athletic Communications

Nebraska women's golfers Sarah Pravecek, Audrey Judd and Emily Gillman earned repeat spots on the 2017 Academic All-Big Ten Conference team announced on Wednesday, May 31.

Pravecek, a senior from Omaha and a recent Nebraska graduate after majoring in marketing, captured her third straight academic All-Big Ten award. Pravecek was also a solid contributor on the course and in the community throughout her four-year career for the Huskers. She was Nebraska's Big Ten Sportsmanship Award winner for women's golf in 2017.

Judd, a junior from Olathe, Kan., added her second straight academic All-Big Ten honor. Judd enjoyed a breakout campaign on the course as well as a junior, posting the fifth-best single-season stroke average in school history while earning a trio of top-10 individual finishes. She won her first career tournament title at the Westbrook Spring Invitational in February.

Gillman, a junior from Austin, Texas, also claimed her second academic All-Big Ten award. Gillman also was a significant contributor on the course for the Huskers while being a leader for the Huskers in the community.


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