ADA -- The Ohio Northern women's swimming & diving team has been named a Scholar All-America team by the Collegiate Swimming Coaches Athletic Association (CSCAA).

The award is presented to college and university swimming teams who achieve a team grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Out of over 130 teams that qualified for the award, the Polar Bears had the 15th highest GPA.

Under 10th year head coach Peggy Ewald, Ohio Northern captured its sixth consecutive OAC championship.