HAUTE, IND. -- The Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology men's and
women's swimming and diving teams earned All-Academic honors from
the College Swimming Coaches Association of America, in results
In addition, junior Matt Ross (West
Lafayette/Harrison) was cited as a Scholar All-American by
the CSCAA for his efforts in the classroom in the pool. Ross
earned honors for carrying a 3.78 grade point average and
provisionally qualifying for the 2012 NCAA Division III National
The men's swimming and diving team combined for a 3.12 team
grade point average, while the women's squad also received
All-Academic recognition after combining for a 3.46 grade point
average that ranked 25th nationally in NCAA Division III.
Rose-Hulman joined DePauw as the only Indiana based NCAA
Division III institutions to qualify both the men's and women's
squads for the All-Academic Team.
Rose-Hulman was also the only Heartland Collegiate Athletic
Conference institution represented on the All-Academic list.
The Fightin' Engineers compete in the College Conference of
Illinois and Wisconsin in the sport of swimming and were joined in
All-Academic status by Augustana, Illinois Wesleyan and North
Central on the list.