CLAREMONT, CA — Fourteen Sagehens have received 2017 All-Academic Awards the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches (AWPC) announced.
Players must have a GPA of at least 3.2 to be recognized. The awards are broken down into three different categories: Outstanding (4.0-3.71), Superior (3.7-3.41), and Excellent (3.5-3.2).
"We are excited to have so many academic award winners," said Sagehen Water Polo Head Coach Alex Rodriguez. "We are truly proud of the women's success in the classroom and the pool."
Anna Yu, Christina Williamson, Crystal Huang, Hope Grant, and Morgan Stockham were recognized as Outstanding for their achievements in the classroom. Williamsom had an outstanding season in the pool as well, earning Division III and SCIAC Player of the Year honors.
The Sagehens finished the 2017 season with a SCIAC Championship in a 9-3 win over Whitter College in the title game, and earned a trip to the NCAA Opening-Round Game. Four Sagehens earned both All-American and All-SCIAC honors.Download the Sagehen App Like us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Instagram