Both Swimming and Diving Teams Earn Academic Awards

Swim teams earn National Academic honors
Swim teams earn National Academic honors

The Susquehanna University Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving teams have each been selected as Scholar All-American teams by the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association (CSCAA) for the 2017-18 academic year according to a release on the association website Tuesday.

In order to be selected as a Scholar All-American team, the squad must maintain at least a 3.0 team grade point average. The Susquehanna men achieved a 3.16 average while the women's team held a 3.48 GPA.

Across all divisions (NCAA Division I, II and III as well as Junior Colleges), there were 476 teams honored with the academic award. The award for the Susquehanna women's team marks the 16th consecutive semester that the team has earned the honor.