Tuesday, July 15, 2014
ESSEX FELLS, N.J. - Two Westminster College swimmers have been recognized by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) as 2014 CSCAA Individual Scholar All-Americans, supported by Nike Swim.
Westminster junior Steven Brooks (Boardman, Ohio / Boardman) was tabbed a first team Scholar All-America, while Titan senior Amanda Marlow (Twinsburg, Ohio / Twinsburg) was named honorable mention.
The CSCAA Scholar All-America award is presented to college and university swimmers and divers who have achieved a cumulative or term grade-point average of 3.5 or higher for the academic term coinciding with their respective national swimming and diving championships and have qualified for and competed at the championship.
The CSCAA Honorable Mention Scholar All-America award is presented to college and university swimmers and divers who have achieved a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher for the semester, or cumulative average, and have achieved a "B" time standard but did not qualify or compete in their respective national championship. Divers qualify by competing at their respective championship qualifying meets, zones or NCAA preliminary rounds.
About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College is a top-tier liberal arts college and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 378 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.