Kelsi Worrell was named to the First Team.
July 15, 2014
The College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) announced the 2014 CSCAA Individual Scholar All-Americans. Six Cardinals received first team honors, while five received honorable mention accolades.
The Scholar All American award is presented to college and university swimmers and divers who have achieved a cumulative or term grade point average of 3.5 or higher for the academic term coinciding with their respective NCAA/NAIA/NJCAA/CCCAA Swimming and Diving Championships and have qualified for and competed at their respective national championship.
Two Cardinals from the men's side were named to the first team for completing both the academic and athletic requirements to receive the award. Freshmen Trevor Carroll and Grigory Tarasevich, both American Athletic Conference champions in their respective races, earned first team Scholar All American honors. Both swimmers also earned Honorable Mention All-American honors based on their impressive performances during the 2013-14 season.
Freshmen Mackenzie Buss and Andrea Cottrell, sophomore Kelsi Worrell, and senior Breann McDowell were the four Cardinals honored from the women's side. All four women were AAC champions in their events and earned NCAA All-America honors for their performances throughout the 2013-14 season.
Five Cardinals earned Honorable Mention Scholar All American honors. The Honorable Mention Scholar All-America 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 did not qualify or compete in their respective national championship. Divers qualify by competing at their respective championship qualifying meets, zones or NCAA preliminary rounds.