PASADENA (July 3, 2019) – Three members of the Caltech women's swim & dive team have been recognized by the College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) for Scholar All-America in 2019.
Graduating senior Brittany Percin (Lake Tahoe, Calif. / Stanford Online) earned Scholar All-America for the second consecutive year. Danica Adams (Novato, Calif. / UC Berkeley), who debuted for the Beavers in 2019 and sophomore diver Krystin Brown (Lake Forest, Calif. / Trabuco Hills) joined their departing teammate in being recognized as Honorable Mention Scholar All-Americans.
Percin finished her four-year career the most decorated swimmer in the history of the women's program with her name tied to six solo records and every relay record available. Last year, she became the first female Caltech swimmer to qualify for the national meet since 1983 and this year became the only two-time consecutive qualifier in the history of the women's program.
Adams, meanwhile, had a successful debut at SCIAC's, finishing on the cusp of a national qualifying bid. Brown, in just her second year on the board, represented the Beavers at this year's regional championships in in Grinnell, Iowa.
The CSCAA Scholar All-America award recognizes students who have achieved a grade point average of 3.50 or higher and competed at their respective NCAA Championships.
The Honorable Mentioned award recognizes students who have achieved a 3.50 grade point average and achieved a "B" time standard or competed at an NCAA Regional or Zone Diving qualifier.