USA Swimming announced the members of the 2012-2013 Scholastic All-American Team. This recognizes athletes that not only succeed in the pool, but also in the classroom as well.
To be eligible for the team one must meet the following requirements:
1. Be a USA Swimming Registered Member
2. Completed either 10th, 11th, or 12th grade.
3. Have a GPA of 3.5 or higher
4. Achieve the provided time standards, which can be found here.
Missy Franklin completed her perfect 3 for 3 in Scholastic All-American Awards this year finishing with a perfect 4.0 GPA.
There were 731 Women and 625 Men who achieved recognition this year. Of those, 558 Women and 483 Men had perfect 4.0 GPA’s. There was a grand total of 1356 Award Recipients this year. You can find the Full List of award winners here.
Scholastic All-American Awards By the Numbers:
|TOP LSC’S||# OF SWIMMERS||TOP CLUB’S||# OF SWIMMERS|
|North Carolina Swimming||72||SwimMAC Carolina-NC||22|
|Middle Atlantic Swimming||68||Nation’s Capital Swim Club-PV||21|
|Southern California Swimming||61||Lakeside Swim Team-KY||18|
|Pacific Swimming||61||Scottsdale Aquatic Club-AZ||18|
|Florida Swimming||58||Aquajets Swim Team-MN||17|
|New Jersey Swimming||53||Nitro Swimming-ST||17|