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June 25, 2019
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO – The College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association has named the Northern Michigan University Men’s and Women’s Swim and Dive teams to its Scholar All-America team for the Spring 2019 Semester.
CSCAA Executive Director Greg Earhart noted: “Coach Voigt has humbly built a program the University can be proud of – in the pool, the classroom and as alumni.“
The Men’s team finished with a cumulative team grade point average of 3.47, posting the highest GPA among the Great Lakes Intercolleigate Athletic Conference and fourth-highest in the country. The women’s team finished with a team GPA of 3.36 and was one of four GLIAC teams on the list.
A record 777 teams, representing 480 institutions were named to the CSCAA’s Scholar All-America team for the Spring 2019 Semester. The CSCAA recognizes those teams achieving a GPA of 3.0 or higher for the semester.
The Wildcats finished the 2018-19 season with a total of 37 All-American or Honorary All-American honors at the NCAA Championshiops and came away with 11 GLIAC Champions at the GLIAC Championships.
Courtesy: NMU Athletics