Norfolk, Va. - The Catholic University of America men's and women's swimming & diving teams have been awarded spots on the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) list of Scholar All-America Teams.
The CSCAA award recognizes teams at the NCAA Division I, II, and III levels along with NAIA and NJCAA programs that achieved a grade point average of 3.0 or higher during the 2017 Fall Semester.
After the fall semester, the Catholic men's team topped the Landmark with the highest men's swimming GPA in the league (3.29). The Cardinals are among 110 NCAA DIII men's programs to receive CSCAA Scholar All-America Team honors this fall.
The Catholic women's squad boasted a 3.25 GPA as one of 164 DIII women's teams to receive this fall's Scholar All-America Team award.
"We take great pride in the continued success of our swimmers and divers in the classroom,” said head coach Paul Waas. "Being honored as a Scholar All-American team is a goal we set at the beginning of the season and continue to achieve each semester.”
Founded in 1922, the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) – the oldest organization of college coaches in America -is a professional organization of college swimming and diving coaches dedicated to serving and providing leadership for the advancement of the sport of swimming & diving at the collegiate level.
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