CSUF Champion Golfer Gets Special Commencement Ceremony
Edberg Closes Academic, Athletics Careers on High Note
May 24, 2017
While thousands of graduates and candidates for graduation marched to the tune of “Pomp and Circumstance” over the weekend, Martina Edberg was chasing birdies and pars on a Midwest golf course.
Edberg, the 2017 Big West Conference Individual Champion in women’s golf and the 2017 Big West Player of the Year, competed over the weekend in the National Championship in Illinois, missing the chance to celebrate at the CSUF commencement ceremonies this past weekend.
Edberg, a business administration major, is the kind of golfer who likes to complete her round. So, staff from Cal State Fullerton Athletics and faculty members from the Mihaylo College of Business Economics teamed up to provide her with a private ceremony in front of her family. School officials, including Morteza Rahmatian, interim dean of the college, and Jim Donovan, athletics director, were among attendees. Continue reading at Fullerton Titans.