Colleen VandePoel
Colleen VandePoel
ODU Sports

VandePoel, Men's and Women's Swimming Teams Honored

June 21, 2017
By ODU Athletics

NORFOLK, Va. – The Old Dominion University men's and women's diving squads earned Scholar All-America recognition, the College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) announced on Wednesday. Senior Colleen VandePoel was named honorable mention Scholar All-America.

“Coach Carol Withus once again led Old Dominion to one of the nation's top GPAs. We are very fortunate to have schools like Old Dominion and people like President John R.  Broderick and Director of Athletics Dr. Wood Selig who support these exceptional student-athletes,” said CSCAA Executive Director Joel Shinofield

In total, 720 teams, representing 443 institutions achieved a grade point average of 3.0 or higher during the Spring 2017 Semester.

The ODU men's squad featured a 3.17 GPA, while the women finished with a 3.37.

VandePoel earned an NCAA B standard qualifying time in the 100 backstroke and finished the spring semester with a 4.0 GPA.

Division I Scholar All-America Teams

Men's Teams
GPA      School

3.43      Alabama
3.37      American
3.33      Arizona State
3.05      Army / West Point
3.24      Ball State
3.16      Binghamton University
3.13      Boston College
3.09      Brigham Young
3.53      Brown
3.25      Bryant
3.46      Canisius
3.22      Cincinnati
3.24      Cleveland State
3.17      Colgate
3.10      Columbia
3.29      Connecticut
3.23      Cornell
3.56      Dartmouth
3.45      Davidson
3.30      Denver
3.25      Drexel
3.25      Duke
3.10      East Carolina
3.41      Eastern Illinois
3.13      Eastern Michigan
3.13      Evansville
3.13      Florida
3.01      Florida State
3.30      Fordham
3.07      Gardner-Webb
3.21      George Mason
3.10      George Washington
3.35      Georgetown
3.18      Georgia
3.05      Georgia Tech
3.49      Grand Canyon
3.22      Green Bay
3.57      Harvard
3.13      Hawaii
3.11      Illinois-Chicago
3.24      Incarnate Word
3.20      Indiana
3.26      Iona
3.19      IUPUI
3.25      Kentucky
3.10      La Salle
3.22      Lehigh
3.25      Louisiana State
3.23      Louisville
3.17      Loyola (MD)
3.19      Manhattan
3.34      Marist
3.12      Miami (OH)
3.37      Michigan
3.47      Michigan State
3.14      Minnesota
3.18      Missouri
3.51      Missouri State
3.12      Mount St. Mary's
3.04      Navy
3.15      NC State
3.11      NJIT
3.07      North Carolina
3.25      Northwestern
3.26      Notre Dame
3.37      Oakland
3.02      Ohio State
3.17      Old Dominion
3.41      Penn
3.02      Penn State
3.30      Princeton
3.18      Providence
3.18      Purdue
3.23      Rider
3.26      Saint Louis
3.43      Seton Hall
3.33      South Carolina
3.06      South Dakota State
3.02      Southern California
3.36      Southern Illinois
3.31      Southern Methodist
3.38      St. Bonaventure
3.46      Stanford
3.12      SUNY Buffalo
3.10      Tennessee
3.07      Texas
3.23      Texas A&M
3.07      Texas Christian
3.06      Towson
3.06      UMBC
3.11      UNLV
3.17      Utah
3.21      Villanova
3.21      Virginia
3.12      Virginia Tech
3.33      William & Mary
3.03      Wright State
3.21      Wyoming
3.23      Xavier
3.46      Yale

Women's Teams
GPA      School
3.04      Air Force
3.51      Akron
3.46      Alabama
3.65      American
3.50      Arizona
3.65      Arizona State
3.53      Arkansas
3.27      Army / West Point
3.21      Auburn
3.65      Ball State
3.17      Binghamton University
3.66      Boise State
3.42      Boston College
3.69      Bowling Green
3.77      Brown
3.19      Bryant
3.47      Bucknell
3.14      Butler
3.29      California
3.62      Campbell
3.43      Canisius
3.40      Cincinnati
3.26      Clemson
3.20      Cleveland State
3.58      Colgate
3.31      Colorado State
3.51      Columbia
3.43      Connecticut
3.49      Cornell
3.00      CSU Bakersfield
3.50      Dartmouth
3.40      Davidson
3.49      Denver
3.59      Drexel
3.46      Duke
3.57      Duquesne
3.49      East Carolina
3.39      Eastern Illinois
3.54      Eastern Michigan
3.41      Evansville
3.26      Fairfield
3.49      Florida
3.43      Florida Atlantic
3.52      Florida Gulf Coast
3.35      Florida International
3.33      Florida State
3.36      Fordham
3.38      Fresno State
3.61      Gardner-Webb
3.53      George Mason
3.33      George Washington
3.50      Georgetown
3.32      Georgia
3.46      Georgia Southern
3.11      Georgia Tech
3.70      Grand Canyon
3.50      Green Bay
3.65      Harvard
3.41      Hawaii
3.45      Houston
3.51      Idaho
3.46      Illinois
3.51      Illinois State
3.16      Illinois-Chicago
3.41      Incarnate Word
3.46      Indiana
3.15      Indiana State
3.67      Iona
3.29      Iowa
3.53      Iowa State
3.58      IUPUI
3.38      James Madison
3.59      Kansas
3.51      Kentucky
3.24      La Salle
3.35      Lehigh
3.60      Liberty
3.52      Little Rock
3.42      LIU-Brooklyn
3.20      Louisiana State
3.62      Loyola (MD)
3.36      Loyola Marymount
3.32      Manhattan
3.29      Marist
3.63      Marshall
3.22      Massachusetts
3.52      Miami (FL)
3.43      Miami (OH)
3.36      Michigan
3.51      Michigan State
3.41      Minnesota
3.49      Missouri
3.54      Missouri State
3.14      Monmouth (NJ)
3.53      Mount St. Mary's
3.13      Navy
3.40      NC State
3.61      Nebraska
3.46      Nevada
3.24      New Hampshire
3.55      New Mexico
3.29      New Mexico State
3.28      North Carolina
3.47      North Dakota
3.43      North Texas
3.33      Northeastern
3.32      Northern Arizona
3.71      Northern Iowa
3.53      Northwestern
3.47      Notre Dame
3.56      Oakland
3.48      Ohio
3.55      Ohio State
3.37      Old Dominion
3.30      Oregon State
3.26      Pacific
3.48      Penn
3.40      Penn State
3.12      Pepperdine
3.45      Pittsburgh
3.36      Princeton
3.46      Providence
3.35      Purdue
3.38      Rhode Island
3.54      Rice
3.33      Richmond
3.35      Rider
3.46      Rutgers
3.40      Sacred Heart
3.42      Saint Francis (PA)
3.50      Saint Louis
3.21      San Diego
3.48      San Jose State
3.61      Seattle
3.55      Seton Hall
3.56      Siena
3.71      South Carolina
3.58      South Dakota
3.36      South Dakota State
3.15      Southern California
3.59      Southern Illinois
3.64      Southern Methodist
3.57      St. Bonaventure
3.63      Stanford
3.53      SUNY Buffalo
3.38      Tennessee
3.43      Texas
3.42      Texas A&M
3.38      Texas Christian
3.38      Toledo
3.39      Towson
3.33      Tulane
3.18      UC Santa Barbara
3.28      UC-Davis
3.38      UCLA
3.41      UNC Asheville
3.27      UNLV
3.28      Utah
3.43      Vanderbilt
3.23      Vermont
3.45      Villanova
3.46      Virginia
3.53      Virginia Tech
3.38      Wagner
3.33      Washington State
3.41      West Virginia
3.60      William & Mary
3.45      Wisconsin
3.57      Wright State
3.29      Wyoming
3.39      Xavier
3.59      Yale
3.47      Youngstown State

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