Six MW Teams and 22 Individuals Earn 2011-12 CSCAA Scholar All-America Awards

July 20, 2012

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Six 2011-12 Mountain West women's swimming & diving teams and 22 individuals were honored recently with the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Scholar All-America Team Award and named to the Scholar All-America Team.

Boise State, Colorado State, New Mexico, TCU, UNLV and Wyoming achieved a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher to receive the team honor. MW newcomer Fresno State also made the list. The award is presented to teams achieving this standard in the fall semester and in the semester of the NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships (Winter/Spring).

BSU's Amber Boucher and Stephanie North, and UNLV's Rachel Dixon and Katelyne Herrington were named to the CSCAA Scholar All-America Team, while the other 18 MW honorees received honorable mention. The Scholar All American award is presented to college and university swimmers and divers, who have achieved a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher, for the semester or cumulative average, and have qualified for their respective national championship. The Honorable Mention Scholar All American award is presented to college and university swimmers and divers, who have achieved a grade point average of 3.5 or higher, for the semester or cumulative average, and have achieved a "B" time standard, but have not qualified to compete in their respective national championship. The award is presented in the semester of the NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships (Winter/Spring).

CSCAA Scholar All-America Awards
Women's Team - Division I
New Mexico - 3.50
UNLV - 3.42
TCU - 3.35
Boise State - 3.28
Fresno State - 3.18
Colorado State - 3.13
Wyoming - 3.02

Women's Individual - Division I
Amber Boucher, Boise State
Stephanie North, Boise State
Rachel Dixon, UNLV
Katelyne Herrington, UNLV
Honorable Mention
Amanda Burnett, Boise State
Ciera Cortney, Boise State
Heather Harper, Boise State
Emily Irvin, Boise State
Kelly Mathews, Colorado State
Frances Mathias, Colorado State
Kimberly Schemahorn, Colorado State
Gabrijela Korac, TCU
Sabine Rasch, TCU
Amanda Vincent, TCU
Anja Crawford, UNLV
Hilary Ego, UNLV
Emma Gustafsson, UNLV
Jessica Heim, UNLV
Krista Johnson, UNLV
Brittany Ozar, UNLV
Carmen Robb, UNLV
Morgan Hartigan, Wyoming