The College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) announced its 2009 Scholar Athlete Awards last week and the MIT men's and women's teams combined to produce seven Scholar All-America honorees. In addition, both squads qualified for the Scholar-Athlete Team lists by virtue of their impressive team grade point averages.
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - With numerous outstanding performances, MIT men's swimming and diving capped the 2008-09 season with its highest finish at the NCAA Championships in 27 years. The men finished ninth overall in the team standings, while the women's team also closed out the year with a pair of solid swims.
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - MIT men's swimming and diving sits in eighth place at the mid-point of the 2009 NCAA Championships following another solid effort in the water that resulted in both of the evening's relays nabbing All-American honors.