October 5, 2015
We had 7 applicants for Scholastic All American swimmers from Arkansas get recognized:
Kimberly (Hope) Ernhart, CASC, 4.0
Jared Crosby, HAWG, 4.0
Taylor Pike, HAWG, 4.0
Samual Senn, SPA, 4.0
Lindsey Butler, CASC
Liam Holt, JCKW
Antonio Thomas, HAWG
For those interested... Link to USA-Swimming - Scholastic All American
Grade completion requirement – applicant must have completed 10th 11th or 12th grade
GPA Requirement – minimum 3.5 GPA for the current academic year
o A: 4, B: 3, C: 2, D: 1. If numerical grades are used, the following scale will be used unless the school’s letter grade conversion is given on the transcript: A: 90-100; B: 80-89; C: 70-79; D: 60-69.
o Honors, Advanced Placement, and International Baccalaureate courses will earn one extra Grade Point. Grades for academic subjects only are calculated – history/social studies, English, mathematics, sciences, foreign languages, arts (visual and performing), computer sciences. Grades for non-academic courses will NOT be calculated - band, choir, health, driver education, physical education, and any other class marked non-academic on a transcript.
o Applicants must have swum a pool time equal to a Junior National 2011 bonus time
in any event during the SAA qualifying period (August 16, 2015 – August 15, 2016) with qualifying times in SWIMS – list of times are posted on the USA Swimming website. A qualifying time will be available for selection from the SWIMS database during the application process. Only ONE time is necessary and only ONE application is necessary.
 Disability or
Open Water Requirements (for athletes without pool
o Applicants must have swum at one of the named Disability meets or the National
Open Water Championships.