Several first-timers highlight Scholar All-America team selections for Athenas and Stags

Ivy Chen (Photo by Jack Hancock)
Ivy Chen (Photo by Jack Hancock)

NORFOLK, Va. – Last season the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swimming & diving teams had an impressive nine individuals on the College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Scholar All-America team. This season CMS added to its number of Scholar All-Americans, and had 12 team members (eight Athenas and four Stags) selected.

Honorable mention Scholar All-Americans are students that registered a grade point average of 3.50 and achieved a "B" time standard or competed at a regional or zone qualifying meet during the academic year. Scholar All-Americans are students that achieved a grade point average of 3.50 or higher and participated in the NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships during the academic year.

Scholar All-Americans - Athenas
Claire Bacon-Brenes
(SCR '20)
Elizabeth Carrade (CMC '18)
Stephanie Doi (CMC '17)
Kelly Ngo (CMC '17)

This is the third Scholar All-America team selection for Ngo, second for Carrade, and first for Doi and Bacon-Brenes.

Scholar All-Americans – Stags
Ben Culberson (CMC '20)
Graham Spurzem (CMC '17)

This is the second Scholar All-America team selection for Spurzem and first for Culberson.

Scholar All-Americans, Honorable Mention – Athenas
Ivy Chen (HMC '20)
Lauren Rosenberger (CMC '18)
Mary Lynn Clark (SCR '17)
Carli Lessard (HMC '17)

This is the third Scholar All-America team selection for Rosenberger, second for Lessard, and first for Chen and Clark.

Scholar All-Americans, Honorable Mention – Stags
John Everett (CMC '19)
Sam Willett (CMC '20)

This is the second Scholar All-America team selection for Everett and first for Willett.

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By Chris Watts
Claremont McKenna College
Public Affairs Office

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