August 31, 2016
USA Swimming recently released their list of Scholastic All-Americans for the 2015-2016 season.
To qualify, students must have at least a 3.5 GPA for the current school year and achieve a qualifying time standard . For open water swimmers and swimmers with disabilities, they must have competed in at least one of the following competitions; 4 th World Deaf Swimming Championships, Can-Am Open, Paralympic Team Trials, or Open Water National Championships.
This year, 1172 student-athletes qualified for All-American status- 582 girls and 590 boys. There were 179 third-timers, 2 open water swimmers, and 5 swimmers with disabilities. The top zone was the Southern zone, with 373 qualifiers.
Congratualations to the trio from MAC
Kevin Lin - Urbana High School
Eliza Manning - Thomas Johnson High School
Tim Verby - Oakdale High School
To check out the full article and qualifiers see link below!