The MAPGA has awarded the 2017 Tony Marlowe Scholarships to Caroline DeLoach, of Fairfax, Va., and Eli Newman, of Leesburg, Va. Each scholarship totals $10,000 and will be put toward each recipient’s collegiate education. The scholarships are based on academic performance, extracurricular
Each scholarship totals $10,000 and will be put toward each recipient’s collegiate education. The scholarships are based on academic performance, extracurricular activities and on-course etiquette. A donation by Tina and Wally Uihlein enabled the MAPGA Scholarship Foundation to create the Tony Marlowe Junior Scholarship in honor of Tina’s late father, MAPGA Hall of Fame Class of 2002 member Tony Marlowe.
DeLoach is a senior at Oakton High School who competes for both the golf and swim team. She has played in four straight Girls’ State High School Championships and was the MAPGAGirls 15-18 Player of the Year in 2014. Outside of sports, DeLoach is involved in the Student Government and Leadership Executive Board, and is her class President.
Newman is a senior at Heritage High School and has been a Varsity Golf Captain the past three years. He is a member of the National Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society and Math Honor Society.