niversity of Texas junior Sara Kouskova has been named the recipient of the 2021 Edith Cummings Munson Golf Award.
The award is presented annually for Women's Division I Golf and goes to the student-athlete who is an upper classman and both a WGCA All-American Scholar and a WGCA All-American. If more than one student-athlete qualifies, the student-athlete with the highest GPA receives the award. A donation of $5,000 is given from the Curtis & Edith Cummings Munson Foundation to the general scholarship fund of the recipient's institution.
Previous winners of this award include Stephanie Meadow (2013 and 2014), Brooke Pancake (2011 and 2012), Azahara Munoz (2008 and 2009) and Amanda Blumenherst (2006).
Kouskova was named a WGCA Honorable Mention All-American after posting a 72.16 stroke average during the 2020-21 season. She claimed six top-20 finishes, including a win at the Arizona Wildcat Invitational, and shot par or better in 14 of her 25 rounds. She helped lead Texas to the NCAA Match Play quarterfinals and finished the season ranked No. 27 in the final Golfstat rankings.
A three-time WGCA All-American Scholar, Kouskova has a 3.777 cumulative GPA as a studio art major.