LANCASTER, Pa. – The Franklin & Marshall men's and women's swim teams both earned the 2016 Fall College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Team Scholar All-America Award. The award recognizes collegiate swimming and diving teams that have achieved a team grade point average of 3.0 or higher.
The Diplomat women's team posted a team grade point average of 3.18 to claim the honor, marking the 15th consecutive year that the women have garnered the recognition, dating back to 2001-2002. The men's team returned to the list for the first time since 2012, tallying a team GPA of 3.22.
The honor is presented twice annually, once in the fall semester and again in the spring to recognize teams achieving a 3.0 in the semester coinciding with the NCAA/NAIA/NJCAA/CCCAA Swimming and Diving Championships.