PAWTUCKET, R.I. - The College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) announced the recipients of its team Scholar All-America awards for the Spring 2019 semester.
Four of the seven Little East Conference (LEC) women's swimming & diving programs earned the CSCAA All-Academic Team Award, which recognizes CSCAA member programs that have a team grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher and have at least 12 student-athletes on the roster.
The LEC programs receiving the honor this past semester are Eastern Connecticut State University (3.42), UMass Dartmouth (3.49), Western Connecticut State University (3.36) and Westfield State University (3.57). Each of these programs was honored in the Fall 2018 semester.
A record 777 teams, representing 480 institutions have been named to the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association (CSCAA)'s Scholar All-America team for the Spring 2019 Semester. At 3.45, the median GPA among women's teams was the highest on record.