HANOVER, N.H. – Dartmouth's men's and women's swimming and diving programs were recognized as College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Scholar All-America teams this week.
The Big Green were two of 720 teams – a record high for the CSCAA – that achieved a grade point average of 3.0 or higher during the spring. The award is presented twice each year; once in the fall and once in the winter.
The men improved greatly from last season and were second in the nation with a 3.56 GPA, sitting just behind Harvard (3.57). The women's team had a 3.50 GPA and were fifth among the Ivy League schools.
In addition, Allison Green was named an Honorable Mention Scholar All-American for having a GPA of 3.50 or higher.
During the 2016-17 season, the Big Green men won the Dartmouth Invitational by defeating UMass over the course of the two-day meet. At the Ivy League Championship, Dartmouth was seventh with 561 points and was highlighted by David Harmon breaking his own school record in the 100 fly. At the conclusion of the season, Joby Bernstein was named Academic All-Ivy.
The women also won the Dartmouth Invite, easily defeating the Minutewomen by over 70 points. At Ivies, the Big Green placed eight with 358 points, highlighted by AnnClaire MacArt's finishes in the 500 free (11th), 1000 free (eighth) and 1650 free (ninth). Amy Sun was named Academic All-Ivy at the end of the year.