SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (May 16, 2019) – Sophomore Ryan Zogby (New Hartford, N.Y.) of the Western New England University men's golf team has been selected as a Division III PING All-Northeast Region performer, the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) announced on Tuesday.
Zogby is among 98 student-athletes across six regions to be recognized with this honor. He is the lone representative from a Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) institution.
Zogby, the CCC Player of the Year, was Western New England's top performer this season with a team-best 75.0 stroke average over 19 rounds (ten tournaments).
The New Hartford, N.Y. native finished in the top-five of six tournaments, with two of those performances coming in CCC events. He placed third overall at the CCC Fall Qualifier (75), before capturing medalist honors at the CCC Championship with a 36-hole score of 146 (76+70).
Zogby also posted runner-up finishes at the Elms College Invitational, the Rhode Island College Anchormen Invitational, and the UMass Dartmouth Lafrance Hospitality Invitational. He turned in an impressive showing at the NEIGA Championship in the Golden Bears' fall finale, tying for fifth place in the 113-golfer field with a two-day score of 152 (75+77). Zogby was a three-time CCC Golfer of the Week.