LARCHMONT, N.Y. -- Jack Spader, a 2011 graduate of Mamaroneck High School, was recently named to the College Swimming Coaches Association of America Scholar All-America team.
Brian Savard, athletic communications director for the State University of New York at New Paltz, where Spader swam competitively for the Hawks, said Spader finished his collegiate career with a 3.32 cumulative grade point average. The 2015 SUNY graduate majored in sociology and communications.
Both of SUNY New Paltz women's and men's swim teams were named Scholar All-America this past season by achieving a team-wide GPA of over 3.0 during the spring 2015 semester.
A total of 151 NCAA Division III women's programs and 99 Division III men's teams received the accolade.
The SUNY New Paltz women's swim team posted a GPA of 3.23 this spring, while the male swimmers earned a 3.15 grade point average.
Founded in 1922, the CSCAA is the oldest professional organization of college coaches in America.
The New Paltz women finished third at the 2015 State University of New York Athletic Conference Championships, while the men placed fourth.
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