Calvin Women’s Swimming and Diving Team Honored for Academic Success by College Swim Coaches
Wednesday, July 07, 2010
The Calvin College women’s swimming and diving team has received the College Swim Coaches Association of America’s Team Academic Award. In addition, 11 members of the Calvin women’s swimming and diving team coached by Dan Gelderloos have received individual College Swim Coaches All-Academic honors.
In order to receive team academic honors, a team needed to post a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better during the 2009-10 academic year. The Calvin women’s swimming and diving team posted a team grade point average of 3.37.
In order to record individual honors, an athlete needed to post an NCAA III B’ cut performance and maintain a 3.50 grade point average or above during the 2009-10 academic year.
Individuals from the Calvin women’s swimming and diving team that received individual all-academic honors were junior Caitlin Alexander (Holland/Holland Christian HS), senior Kelley Barr (Dover, DE/Caesar Rodney HS), junior Monica Bressler (Sandusky, OH/Perkins HS), junior Carmen Brummel (West Olive/Unity Christian HS), senior Casey Herman (Libertyville, IL/Libertyville HS), junior Kendra Kinzer (Fort Wayne, IN/Homestead HS), freshman Kristen Kinzer (Fort Wayne, IN/Homestead HS), freshman Sam Klaasen (Holland/Holland Christian HS), senior Joy Leach (Charlottsville, VA/Charlottsville HS senior Laura Price (Warren, PA/Warren HS) and senior Libby Veldkamp (Grand Rapids/Calvin Christian HS).