Swim & Dive Selected as CSCAA Scholar All-America Teams

Posted on January 26th, 2022 by

Release courtesy of the CSCAA

RICHMOND, Va. – The Gustavus Adolphus College men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams have been selected by the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) as Scholar All-America Teams. The men and women posted GPAs of 3.52 and 3.49, respectively, to earn the honors. In total, 728 teams from 450 colleges and universities earned the honor. Those with a GPA of 3.3 or higher will now become eligible for the Intercollegiate Coach Association Coalition All-Sport Academic Standings.

Greg Earhart, CSCAA Executive Director highlighted Gustavus’s achievements noting, “Coach Carlson is one of the mainstays of our sport and here is another reason way. These 94 men and women are some of the best ambassadors that Gustavus and the MIAC could ask for.”

A pair of West Coast teams led the way. Caltech’s women and Pomona-Pitzer’s men’s teams posted GPAs of 3.97 and 3.87, respectively. The two were a part of fifteen SCIAC schools to earn the honor.

For the second-straight Fall, Harvard’s men led Division I men while Brianne Globig’s Toledo squad topped the women’s list. Both teams posted 3.79 GPAs. Among Division II schools Lees-McRae and Lenoir-Rhine each posted 3.80 GPA’s to lead all Division II women’s teams while Missouri S&T (3.68) led the way among Division II men’s programs. SCAD-Savannah’s women (3.72) and Keiser’s men (3.53) were tops among NAIA schools while Southwestern Oregon led all NJCAA teams with a 3.43 women’s and 3.29 men’s GPA.

Complete Team List

Seven teams earned the honor for the first time. These include men’s teams at the University of Nebraska Omaha and Alderson Broaddus. Five women’s teams – Farleigh Dickinson, Mount Saint Mary (NY), Husson, Moravian and Alderson Broaddus – were named to the team for the first time.

Founded in 1922, the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA), is the nation’s first organization of college coaches. The mission of the CSCAA is to advance the sport of swimming and diving with coaches at the epicenter of leadership, advocacy, and professional development.

 

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