Whitworth, Principia top D3 Scholar All-America team awards for fall semester

The College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) has released their Team Scholar All-America awards for the 2013 fall semester in Division III. The award goes out to teams that hold a 3.0 team GPA or higher for that semester.

Whitworth University had just enough to beat out Emory & Henry for the highest women’s team GPA. Whitworth held a collective 3.69 to E&H’s 3.66. On the men’s side, Principia College posted the highest mark at 3.57, holding onto the top spot they also claimed last spring. Pomona-Pitzer and Swarthmore tied for second.

Pomona-Pitzer was also the only school to rank top-5 in both men’s and women’s team GPAs. They were tied for third for the women in addition to their runner-up tie on the men’s side.

Here are the top 5 team GPAs for both men and women:


  • Whitworth University 3.69
  • Emory & Henry College 3.66
  • Messiah College 3.62
  • Pomona-Pitzer 3.62
  • Luther College 3.61


  • Principia College 3.57
  • Swarthmore College 3.50
  • Pomona-Pitzer 3.50
  • Hiram College 3.44
  • Sewanee: The University of the South 3.44


You can find the full listings here.

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