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Women's Swimming and Diving Named Scholar All-America Team

The Crimson claimed its 11th Ivy League crown in 2013-14. (Photo courtesy of the Ivy League)

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard women's swimming and diving team has earned College Swimming Coaches Association of America Scholar All-America honors for its performance in the classroom, the CSCAA announced Thursday.

The Crimson received the award after combining for a 3.44 GPA during the spring semester, the third highest among the Ivy League programs. Minnesota led all NCAA Div. I programs with a combined mark of 3.86.

The CSCAA Scholar All-America award is presented to college and university swimming and diving teams which have achieved a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher. The award is presented twice annually, once to teams achieving the standard in the fall semester and once for teams achieving the standard in the spring semester.