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Seven AU swimmers earn academic honors

ALFRED, NY — Seven members of the Alfred University men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams have earned academic honors from the Upper New York State Collegiate Swimming Association.

Four members of the AU women’s team and three from the men’s team were named to the UNYSCSA All-Academic Team, which was announced during the UNYSCSA championship meet Feb. 23-26 in Webster, NY. Swimmers and divers who attained a GPA of 3.3 or higher for the Spring 2010 and Fall 2010 semesters were named to the All-Academic Team.

Honorees from the Alfred women’s team were: senior Sarah Blair (Auburn, NY/Auburn), biology major; sophomore Eryn Matich (Johnson City, NY/Johnson City), chemistry; senior Calista Merritt (Conesus, NY/Livonia), psychology; and sophomore Nicole Ramos (Freeville, NY/Dryden), education.

Honored members of the AU men’s team were: senior Zach Grosser (Painted Post, NY/Corning West), art and design; senior Zach Mix (Mt. Morris, NY/Mt. Morris), athletic training; and senior Dan Steere (Hornell, NY/Alfred-Almond), ceramic engineering.