A record 638 teams, representing 394 institutions have been named College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Scholar All-America Teams. The awards are in recognition of teams’ that achieved a grade point average of 3.0 or higher during the 2016 Fall Semester. Ninety-one additional teams and thirty-six more institutions achieved the honor compared to a year ago.Read More
Following a dominating 171-124 win over then-number two Georgia, the University of Texas women's swimming and diving team has been voted number one in the latest CSCAA TYR Top 25 Swimming and Diving Poll. It is the first number-one ranking for the Longhorns in Head Coach Carol Capitani's tenure and drops Stanford University to second and Georgia to third. Virginia rounded out the top four.Read More
While the calendar has a new month and year on it, there is no change in the latest CSCAA / TYR Top 25 Division III Swimming & Diving Poll.
Emory University's remained atop the women's dual meet poll followed by Denison, Kenyon, Williams and Washington University. Those five remained unchanged from the December 11th poll.
On the men's side, Denison continued to lead the poll by a mere three points over Emory. Kenyon, MIT, Johns Hopkins and Washington University rounded out the top six - all unchanged from the previous poll
The next polls will be released February 1, 2017
Men's Regional Polls
1 Denison, 2 Kenyon, 3 Chicago, 4 Albion, 5 Calvin, 6 Rose Hulman, 7 Depauw, 8 UW Stevens Point, 9 Carthage, 10 Wheaton
1 Emory, 2 Johns Hopkins, 3 Washington, 4 Pomona-Pitzer, 5 C-M-S, 6 Washington & Lee, 7 Mary Washington, 8 Birmingham Southern, 9 Whitworth, 10 Trinity (TX)
1 MIT, 2 New York, 3 Williams College, 4 Amherst College, 5 Tufts, 6 Connecticut College, 7 RPI, 8 WPI, 9 U.S. Coast Guard Academy, 10 Bates College
1 Carnegie Mellon, 2 TCNJ, 3 Rowan, 4 Stevens, 5 Gettysburg College, 6 SUNY-Geneseo, 7 University of Rochester, 8 Swarthmore College, 9 Ithaca College, 10 Ursinus College
Women's Regional Polls
1. Denison, 2. Kenyon, 3. Chicago, 4. St. Thomas, 5. Wheaton, 6. Albion, 7. Depauw, 8. Calvin, 9. Carthage, 10. UW Eau Claire
1. Emory, 2. Washington, 3. Johns Hopkins, 4. Washington & Lee, 5. C-M-S, 6. Pomona-Pitzer, 7. Mary Washington, 8. Rhodes, 9. Pacific Lutheran, 10. Centre
1. Williams, 2. New York, 3. Amherst, 4. MIT, 5. Connecticut, 6. RPI, 7. Middlebury, 8. Bates, 9. Bowdoin, 10. Tufts
1. Carnegie Mellon, 2. Rochester, 3. Ithaca, 4. Stevens, 5. SUNY-Geneseo, 6. Ursinus, 7. Grove City, 8. TCNJ, 9. Rowan, 10. Susquehanna
Division III - Women
Also Receiving Votes
Mary Washington 22, Middlebury 20, SUNY Geneseo 7, Ursinus 6, UW-Eau Claire 3, Carthage 2
Division III - Men
Also Receiving Votes:
Washington & Lee 22, Worcester Polytechnic Institute 22, Mary Washington 10, SUNY Geneseo 10, Wheaton (IL) 10, Case Western Reserve 8, Swarthmore 4, Birmingham Southern 1
Fans are encouraged to vote for the SwimOutlet.com CSCAA Coach-of-the-Month. The monthly awards recognize coaches who have experienced tremendous success over the past month. Fans account for 1/3 of the selection process and can vote via Twitter through Midnight (EST) on Tuesday, November 29th.Read More
For the first time in the 2016-17 season there was no change at the top of the CSCAA TYR Top 25 Swimming and Diving Rankings, but there was monumental change elsewhere. For the second-consecutive poll, the North Carolina State men and Stanford women led the way.Read More
One thing that was vital at UND was the advance warning. In conversations with other Olympic sports organizations there is a growing fear that the Spring of 2017 could be a frightful one for our sports.Read More
The ballots have been counted and there are two new number ones. The Stanford University women and North Carolina State University men top the second College Swimming Coaches Association of America / TYR Top 25 Swimming & Diving Poll.Read More
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Fans are encouraged to vote for the SwimOutlet.com CSCAA Coach-of-the-Month. The monthly awards recognize coaches who have experienced tremendous success over the past month. Fans account for 50% of the selection process and can vote via Twitter through 4:00 PM (EDT) on Tuesday, November 1st.
This month's nominees are:
Women's Team Nominees
- Tom Jager, Washington State - For leading the Cougars to their first-ever win over UCLA
- Kami Gardner, Washington & Lee - For leading the Generals to their first-ever CSCAA Top-15 ranking
- Mike Bottom, Michigan - For leading the Wolverines to their first #1 Ranking in over twenty years.
Men's Team Nominees
- Ray Looze, Indiana - For leading the Hoosiers to their first #1 ranking since 1973
- Trevor Meile, New York University - For helping the Violets two a pair of National Swimmer-of-the-Week Awards and top six rankings.
- Justin Andrade, Florida Tech - For leading the Panthers through Hurricane Matthew and the departure of their assistant to one National-Swimmer-of-the-Week award and a Top-15 ranking
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