Wildcats Named An All-academic Team By The Cscaa
MARQUETTE, Mich. Ãƒ¢Ã‚€Ã‚“ The Northern Michigan University womenÃƒ¢Ã‚€Ã‚™s swimming and diving team has been named as an Academic All-AmericanTeam by the Collegiate Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA).
The Wildcats, with a team grade-point average of 3.19,ranked in the top 25 on the list.Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Wheeling Jesuit University was the topwomenÃƒ¢Ã‚€Ã‚™s team in NCAA II with a 3.71 GPA.
Michelle Ruiz earned individual CSCAA Academic All-Americanhonors with a 3.51 GPA. Ãƒ‚Ã‚ To earn Academic All-American status, student-athletesmust earn a minimum of a 3.5 GPA and qualify for the NCAA, NAIA or NJCAAchampionships.Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Student-athletes with a 3.5 GPA who earn NCAA Ãƒ¢Ã‚€Ã‚œBÃƒ¢Ã‚€Ã‚ times areeligible for Academic All-American Honorable Mention honors.Ãƒ‚Ã‚