Arizona men's golf: McMahon wins Pac-12 honor.

Arizona men's golf: McMahon wins Pac-12 honor.

University of Arizona senior Alex McMahon tees off during the final round of the 2015 Arizona Intercollegiate Invitational at Sewailo Golf Club, 5655 West Valencia Rd. The Wildcats are starting its spring season by hosting the first of two golf tournaments. Among the teams competing at the Invitational are Arizona State, California, Cal State Fullerton, Delaware and New Mexico. The photo was taken on Tuesday, January 27, 2015, in Tucson, Ariz. Photo by A.E. Araiza/ Arizona Daily Star

Arizona Wildcat Alex McMahon was named the Pac-12’s Golf Scholar-Athlete of the Year on Sunday. McMahon has a 3.92 GPA and a career average of 74.12 strokes per round.

McMahon has competed in 44 tournaments (129) in his career for UA and has posted round of par or better in 37 of them.

"Alex embodies everything you expect from a model student-athlete," said UA coach Jim Anderson. "He has sacrificed over his career to be exceptional in the classroom and on the golf course."

The Pac-12 men's golf tournament begins Monday in Pullman, Washington.

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