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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, .






By the Numbers: 


Successful Applicants: 1360
Female: 734
Male: 626

Zone Central: 306
Eastern: 379
Southern: 390
Western: 285
Open Water: 2
Disability: 4
Three-Timers: 186

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.

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