Texas golfer Beau Hossler, seen here at the University of Texas Golf Club, has already won five individual tournaments this spring, helping the Longhorns vault to No. 1 nationally, according to Golfweek. RODOLFO GONZALEZ / AUSTIN AMERICAN-STATESMAN

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Texas golfers named All-Americans

UT's Fields named coach of the year

Posted June 22nd, 2016

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Texas golfers Beau Hossler, Gavin Hall and Doug Ghim were all honored as 2016 Golfweek All-Americans on Wednesday.

Hossler made the first team while Hall and Ghim made the second team.

Hall won twice this season and had five top-10 finishes. Ghim finished in the top 10 at six tournaments and went 3-0 during match play at the NCAA Championship.

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In addition to being named first-team All-American, Hossler was named to the All-Nicklaus team, announced by the Golf Coaches Association of America.

Hossler is among 24 honorees recognized for outstanding play. It’s his second time making the All-Nicklaus team. Hossler led the Longhorns this year, earning five medalist honors and six more top-10 finishes in 12 events.

Hossler’s head coach at UT, John Fields, was also honored on Wednesday as the 2016 Golfweek coach of the year.

“Our team enjoyed extraordinary success this year. I am so appreciative of my team and their desire to win,” Fields said.

2016 Golfweek Division I All-Americans

FIRST TEAM

Jon Rahm, Sr. (Arizona State)

Beau Hossler, Jr. (Texas)

Maverick McNealy, Jr. (Stanford)

Charlie Danielson, Sr. (Illinois)

Aaron Wise, Soph. (Oregon)

Sam Horsfield, Fr. (Florida)

Lee McCoy, Sr. (Georgia)

Robby Shelton, Jr. (Alabama)

Michael Johnson, Sr. (Auburn)

Matthias Schwab, Jr. (Vanderbilt)

SECOND TEAM

Matthew NeSmith, Sr. (South Carolina)

Rico Hoey, Jr. (USC)

Zach Wright, Sr. (LSU)

Thomas Detry, Sr. (Illinois)

Doug Ghim, Soph. (Texas)

Will Gordon, Fr. (Vanderbilt)

Gavin Hall, Jr. (Texas)

Stephen Behr, Sr. (Clemson)

K.K. Limbhasut, Soph. (California)

Adrian Meronk, Sr. (East Tennessee State)

 

2016 All-Nicklaus Team presented by Barbasol

Hugo Bernard, Saint Leo

Jackson Bugdalski, Indian Hills

John Coutlas, Florida Southern

Charlie Danielson, Illinois

Alistair Docherty, Chico State

Peter French, Johnson & Wales (FL)

Lee Gearhart, Chico State

Sam Horsfield, Florida

Beau Hossler, Texas

Rupert Kaminski, Oklahoma City

Connor Klein, South Mountain

Addison Lambeth, Huntingdon

Logan Lanier, LaGrange

Marco Maldonado, Tyler

Lee McCoy, Georgia

Maverick McNealy, Stanford

Matthew NeSmith, South Carolina

Jon Rahm, Arizona State

Matthias Schwab, Vanderbilt

Robby Shelton, Alabama

Kerry Sweeney, Eastern Florida State

Andrew Williamson, Wayland Baptist

Alex Wrenn, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps

Aaron Wise, Oregon

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