Bulldogs Head CSCAA Academic All-America List
March 16, 2004
The College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) released its list of Academic All-American teams, and the Bulldogs of Butler University lead the way, posting a 3.69 GPA for the Fall, 2003 semester. Butler's GPA was highest among the nation's teams receiving CSCAA recognition and a full tenth of a point higher than its closest competitor.
The team placed 11 individuals on Butler's Athletic Director's Honor Roll in 2003, meaning the student-athletes maintained a 3.25 cumulative grade point average. Six of the student-athletes were recognized as Fall Academic All-Horizon League selections in February.
Coach Nichole Ellis' squad just finished its 2003-04 season, setting two school records on the women's side and four on the men's at the Horizon League Championships, Feb. 25-28.
Top Ten Division I Women's Programs: 3.690 Butler University 3.584 Gardner-Webb University 3.550 Denver, University of 3.489 Washington State University 3.476 Arkansas, University of 3.450 Dartmouth 3.440 Iowa State 3.438 Louisville, University of 3.420 The Ohio State University 3.411 Seton Hall