March 31, 2005

Bulldogs Earn Academic Team Honor

March 31, 2005

Yale was named among the top academic women's swimming teams in the nation by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America. The Bulldogs had a team GPA of 3.38, the 13th best in Division I.

Head coach Frank Keefe's young squad, which included 8 freshmen and 7 sophomores, enjoyed another successful season in 2004-05. Yale finished with a 9-3 overall record, good for 4th in the Ivy League. The Lady Bulldogs were the only Ivy league School ranked in the Top 25 by the Coaches Association.

CSCAA/NCAA Academic All-American 2004-2005 Division I Women Teams

GPA University Coach
3.56 Eastern Michigan University - Peter Linn
3.55 Xavier University - George Rothman / Chris Grage
3.54 Washington State University - Erica Quam
3.50 Gardner-Webb University - Michael Simpson
3.48 Saint Louis University - Jim Halliburton
3.48 Manhattan College - Walter Olsewski
3.43 Penn State University - Bill Dorenkott
3.42 Georgetown University - Bethany Bower
3.40 Duquesne University - Dave Sheets
3.39 Denver - Jim Henry
3.39 Wisconsin, Green Bay - Jim Merner
3.38 American University - Mark Davin
3.38 Yale - Frank Keefe
3.36 Clemson University - Christopher Ip
3.34 Bucknell University - Jerry Foley
3.33 Seton Hall - Ron Farina
3.32 Missouri - Brian Hoffer
3.30 Tulane University - Daniella Irle
3.29 Minnesota - Terry Nieszner / Kelly Kremer
3.29 Auburn University - David Marsh
3.28 Miami - Mariusz Podkoscielny
3.28 St. Bonaventure - Lance Bipanan
3.26 Southern Methodist University - Steve Collins
3.25 Evansville - Rickey Perkins
3.25 West Virginia University - Sergio Lopez