Norfolk, Va. – The College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) recently honored the DePauw women's swimming and diving team for achieving a grade point average of 3.0 or higher during the 2016 Fall Semester.
A record 638 teams representing 394 institutions were named CSCAA Scholar All-America Teams. Ninety-one additional teams and thirty-six more institutions achieved the honor compared to a year ago.
In total 73 percent of all CSCAA member programs posted GPA's above 3.0. Among Division III programs, Vassar College (3.59) and MIT (3.72) led the men's and women's rankings respectively. The Tigers posted a 3.30 team GPA.
To be selected as a CSCAA Scholar All-America Team, programs must have achieved a grade point average of 3.0 or higher over the fall semester.
Founded in 1922, the 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.