July 21, 2014
LOUDONVILLE, N.Y. - The Siena Swimming and Diving program has been named a Collegiate Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Spring 2014 Scholar All-America Team supported by Nike Swim. The Saints also earned distinction during the Fall 2013 semester for maintaining a team GPA of 3.0 or higher.
The Team Scholar All American Award is presented to college and university swimming and diving teams who have achieved a team grade point average of 3.0 or higher. The award 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.
Founded in 1922, the College Swimming Coaches Association of America is the oldest professional organization of college coaches in America. The CSCAA is dedicated to serving and providing leadership for the advancement of the sport of swimming and diving at the collegiate level.
The Saints posted a 3.40 team GPA during the Spring 2014 semester and currently maintain an overall team cumulative GPA of 3.24.