USA SWIMMING'S SCHOLASTIC ALL-AMERICA TEAM
2011-2016 Time Standards
The application for the 2013-2014 Scholastic All-America Team is available here. The application deadline is August 15.
• The only method for application will be the online application on the USA Swimming website.
• Applicants will be required to have a USA Swimming account.
• Qualifying times for the applicant will be validated through the Times on the USA Swimming website (time MUST be in SWIMS).
• Applicant will be required to have a transcript for the COMPLETE academic year available for uploading to the application.
• Applicant must have been a member at the time of the swim and a current member when applying for the 2013-14 SAA team.
• GPA Requirement – minimum 3.5 GPA for the current academic year
o Honors, Advanced Placement, and International Baccalaureate courses will earn one extra Grade Point
• Pool Requirements
o Applicants must have swum a time equal to a Junior National 2011 bonus time in any event during the SAA qualifying period (July 1, 2013 – August 15, 2014) with qualifying times in SWIMS – list of times are posted on the USA Swimming website and in the USA-S Rule Book.
o A qualifying time will be available for selection from the SWIMS database during the application process.
• Disability or Open Water Requirements
o Applicants must have swum at one of the named Disability or the National Open Water Championships.
*2013 IPC World Championships, August 12-18, 2013
*Can Am Championships, Canada, December 13-15, 2013
*Deaf International SC Championships, January 14-18, 2014
*Can Am Championships, Miami, FL, March 27-29, 2014
*Open Water National Championships, Castaic Lake, CA, June 13, 15, 2014
Please address all questions regarding the Scholastic All
America application process to Betty Kooy, firstname.lastname@example.org
TIME STANDARDS FOR 2011-2016 PLEASE GO HERE!!!!!!
2012-2013 SCHOLASTIC ALL-AMERICA TEAM HIGHLIGHTS
By the Numbers:
Successful Applicants: 1360
Zone Central: 306
Open Water: 2
Top LSCs Top Clubs
North Carolina Swimming: 72 SwimMacCarolina-NC: 22
Middle Atlantic Swimming: 66 Nations’s Capital Swim Club-PV: 21
Florida Swimming: 61 Lakeside Swim Team-KY: 18
Southern California Swimming: 60 Scottsdale Aquatic Club-AZ: 18
Pacific Swimming: 60 Aquajets Swim Team-MN: 17
Indiana Swimming: 53 Nitro Swimming-ST: 17
New Jersey Swimming: 51
There was one perfect score this year: Missy Franklin, Colorado STARS, achieved a 4.0 GPA and won a national championship title. She was also a three-time SAA team member. Congratulations to Missy for this outstanding achievement.
SAA team members will receive three certificates and a bag tag. Those with a 4.0 will receive a second bag tag denoting the honor. Three-timers will receive a special memento. Awards were shipped in early November.