posted July 20, 2004

Both Swim Teams Honored for Academics

The College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) has honored the Hope College swimming/diving teams for academic excellence during the 2003-04 school year.

The women's swimming team has been named to the Division III Honor Roll for maintaining a cumulative 3.42 grade point average (GPA). It was the 17th best cumulative GPA average among all NCAA Division III women's swimming teams. It marks the 13th consecutive year that the Flying Dutch have achieved the CSCAA distinction.

The men's swimming team achieved Division III Honor Roll distinction for maintaining a 3.26 grade point average (GPA). It was the 14th best among all NCAA Division III men's teams.

The Hope swimming/diving teams are coached by John Patnott.