Hammarskjold Selected to ACWPA All-Academic Team
PHILADELPHIA – Ryan Hammarskjold of the Princeton University men’s water polo team was named to the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches (ACWPA) 2015 All-Academic Team today.
Divided into three teams based on cumulative grade point average, athletes received 59 Outstanding (4.00-3.71), 122 Superior (3.70-3.41) and 145 Excellent (3.40-3.20) honors. Hammarskjold received Superior honors.
To be eligible for consideration, a student-athlete's head coach must be a member of the ACWPC, while the athlete must attain a grade point average in excess of 3.20.
The total for 2015 is 122 student-athletes higher than 2014 as 204 (33 Outstanding, 75 Superior, 95 Excellent) honors were handed out last year.