Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving Earn Academic All-American Team Honors
The women’s squad finished the Fall 2008 semester with a team GPA of 3.21, placing 53rd as a team nationally. The Bears’ squad was one of 93 NCAA Division I women’s programs honored by the CSCAA with the national award. Five women achieved a semester GPA of 4.0 and 16 were listed on the Fall 2008 Missouri State Dean’s List (GPA of 3.50 or above).
The men’s squad ended the Fall 2008 semester with a team GPA of 3.02. Out of 41 NCAA Division I men’s swimming and diving programs recognized, the Bears’ men ranked 35th nationally. Seven men were listed on the Fall 2008 Missouri State Dean’s List and two Bears’ student-athletes finished the semester with a perfect 4.0 GPA.