Swimming and diving teams earn academic honors

WATERVILLE, Maine -- The Colby College men and women were both honored with the College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association (CSCAA) Scholar Team All-America award for the 19th straight year Tuesday.
 
The Colby women had a team grade point average of 3.54, while the men had a 3.33. Head coach Tom Burton has had the men's and women's teams honored every year during his time at Colby.
 
For the second time in the 96-year history of the organization, more than 700 teams (men and women) were honored. Teams needed at least a 3.0 grade point average to be recognized.