Dawes earns All-America honors

Huntington, Ind. - The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced the 2011 Men's Golf All-Americans and among the list of honorees was Huntington University’s Jordan Dawes.

Dawes, a junior from Leesburg, Indiana (Wawasee High School), was a Third Team All-America pick. As the 2011 MCC Conference Medalist and Player of the Year, he boasted a 73.46 stroke average. He led the Foresters to an impressive come-from-behind win to capture the 2011 MCC conference title and earn an automatic bid to the NAIA National Championships for the second time in three years where they finished 23rd.

Dawes, a three-time MCC All-Conference pick, earned the Yellow Jacket Invitational and Saint Francis Invitational medalist honors in the fall. He has also proven himself successful in the classroom having earned NAIA Scholar Athlete honors as a business management major.
The Huntington University Foresters compete in 14 intercollegiate sports for men and women. In the past decade, Huntington has produced 53 NAIA All-America honors and 173 All-America Scholar Athlete honors. Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest.


Heather Barkley
Director of Communications
Joanne Green
Sports Information Director