Scots Women's Swimming Team achieves Scholar All American status for Spring 2012 semester

The College Swimming Coaches Association of America announced that the Alma College Women's Swimming and Diving team has acheived Scholar All American status for the Spring 2012 semester. The College Swimming Coaches Association of America presents the Team Scholar All American award to college and and university swimming and diving teams who have achieved a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

"We are very proud of our women's swimming and diving team for achieving this honor," said Alma Athletic Director John Leister. "Even as we improve our results in the pool, the most important thing is the academic side, and these young ladies have worked extremely hard. This is a great accomplishment for Coach Chris Hamstra and the entire squad."

Based on the team's cumulative grade point average for the spring semester, Alma College Women's Swimming and Diving earned CSCAA Team Scholar All American Honors. A complete list of all institutions who achieved this honor can be found on the the CSCAA website (www.cscaa.org).