Women’s Swimming and Diving Team Receives Team Academic Award from College Swim Coaches Association
Saturday, July 23, 2011
For the second consecutive year, the Calvin College women’s swimming and diving team has received the College Swim Coaches Association of America’s Team Academic Award. In addition, two 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 2010-11 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 2010-11 academic year.
Individuals from the Calvin women’s swimming and diving team that received individual all-academic honors were sophomore Elizabeth Counsell and freshman Elise Kaufman.