Player: Gracen Blount
University: Henderson State University
Graduation Year: 2022
Area of Study: Masters of Sports Administration
Soldier Honored: Matthew Bancroft
2021-22: Delivered one of the greatest seasons in Henderson State program history as she was one of three players to play all 12 tournaments for the Reddies this season (A. Bianchi, D. Tilton) . . . Central Region Player of the Year and an All-American . . . Unanimous Great American Conference Player of the Year and All-GAC First Team recipient . . . Won five tournaments on the year as an individual, two of which were the GAC Championship and the Central Region Championship . . . Registered a staggering 10 Top-10 finishes and seven Top-5 finishes on the season out of 12 tournaments . . . Set the NSU Women's Golf Classic tournament record with a 36-hole score of 7-under 137 . . . Shot a team-low round of 5-under 67 at the NSU Women's Golf Classic (Sept. 13-14) . . . Played 10 of her 29 rounds at or below par, including five of her first six rounds to open the season.
SPRING 2021: Saw four Top-10 finishes, including taking third at the HSU Spring Invitational with a three-round score of 8-over 224. . . Posted the season-low round of the season for any HSU women’s golfer with a 2-under 70 in the opening round of the HSU Spring Invitational . . . Held a team-second-best stroke average of 77.29.