Congratulations to Amy Benz on her induction into the Texas Sports Hall of Fame!
Amy is one of nine inductees to be honored on October 11th, at the Texas Sports Hall of Fame, located in Waco, Texas. The Southwest Conference Hall of Fame is one of four separate halls housed in the building.
Amy Benz, one of the top women’s golfers in SMU history, played at SMU from 1981 to 1983. Benz was an All-American and the winner of the AIAW National Championship as a sophomore. She was the 1982 NCAA individual national champion and was awarded All-America honors in both 1982 and 1983. Benz was also a member of the 1982 U.S. Curtis Cup team and would go on to have a very successful career on the LPGA Tour totaling 13 top-10 finishes. She was inducted into the SMU Athletics Hall of Fame in 2016.
Congratulations, Amy, on this prestigious honor!