MUNCIE, Ind. – The Ball State men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams were both named 2013 Fall Scholar All-America Teams by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA). The women’s squad finished the fall semester with the best team grade point average in the Mid-American Conference.
The women’s team finished with a team grade point average of 3.52 – the best grade point average of any squad in the MAC and the seventh-best in the nation. The University of Alabama finished with the best team grade point average for the fall semester with a 3.60. The men finished with a team grade point average of 3.18 which ranks fourth in the MAC and 28th in the nation. Yale University finished with the best fall team grade point average on the men’s side with a 3.62.
The Team Scholar All American award is presented to college and university swimming and diving teams who have achieved a team grade point average of 3.0 or higher. The award is presented twice annually, once in the fall semester/term and in the semester/term of the NCAA/NAIA/NJCAA Swimming and Diving Championships (Winter/Spring).
Founded in 1922, the College Swimming Coaches Association of America is the oldest professional organization of college coaches in America. The CSCAA is dedicated to serving and providing leadership for the advancement of the sport of swimming and diving at the collegiate level.
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