Oklahoma State's Hedwall wins golf Honda Award

Published Jun. 1, 2010 5:25 p.m. EDT

Caroline Hedwall of Oklahoma State has won the Honda Sports Award for golf.

The sophomore is this year's NCAA individual champion. A native of Loddekopinge, Sweden, Hedwall tied the NCAA scoring record by shooting 12 under at the NCAA championships.

She beat three other nominees: Auburn junior Cydney Clayton, Arizona State freshman Jennifer Johnson and Southern California sophomore Jennifer Song.

The Honda Award is given annually to the top female athlete in each of 12 NCAA sports.