MSU Swimmer Snow Gets CoSIDA Academic All-District
May 15, 2014
TOWSON, Md. – Missouri State sophomore swimmer Jack Snow has been named to the Capital One Academic All-District At-Large Team, the College Sports Information Directors of America announced on Thursday.
Snow, who carries a 3.96 grade-point average in biology, is now eligible to receive Academic All-America distinction from CoSIDA, which will be announced at a later date.
A Springfield, Mo., native, Snow earned All-MAC Second Team honors in helping Missouri State to its first-ever MAC swimming & diving championship this season.
“I am very proud of Jack and his dedication to excellence in the classroom,” said Missouri State head coach Dave Collins. “His ability to balance a heavy academic workload with the training necessary to earn MAC all-conference is very special. I think it also shows his commitment to the program and the university. Jack is a wonderful example of what our ultimate goal is in our program and that is developing the student-athlete for future success.”
Snow was victorious in the consolation final of the 50 free (20.62) at MAC Championships and sixth in the championship final in 200 back (1:47.36).
Snow also finished seventh in the 100 back championship final (49.67) at the MAC meet.
For his work in the classroom, Snow earned Maroon & White Honors for having a minimum 3.25 GPA in all semesters at Missouri State. He was also part of the Athletic Director's Honor Roll in fall semester (minimum 3.0 GPA).