The College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) has named 1,221 swimmers and divers to Scholar All-American Team for the 2018-19 season. The award recognizes students that have achieved a grade point average of 3.50 or higher and competed at their respective NCAA/NAIA/NJCAA Swimming and Diving Championships. The selections are drawn from 190 colleges and universities across all Divisions.
In addition to the 1,221 first-team selections, 890 students were named as Honorable Mention selections. These students have similarly achieved a GPA of 3.50 and achieved a "B" time standard or competed at an NCAA Regional or Zone Diving qualifier.
Representing the MIAA are 10 women's swimming and diving competitors to the Scholar All-America team, with three additional student-athletes as honorable mention; and nine men's swimming and diving competitors that advanced to the NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships.
MIAA Student-Athletes Honored by CSCAA
Calvin - Hannah Chao, Valerie Edewaard, Emily Gunderson, Kendall Murphy, Alyssa Oezer, Anna Serino, Jared Britton, Gyan Gelderloos, Sam Holstege, Ben Holstege - home page
Hope - Alli Eppinga (HM), Sara Plohetski (HM), Brian Simonich - story link
Kalamazoo - Nikki Bailey, Madeline Jump (HM) - story link