Yamauchi, Knight Earn Honorable Mention Scholar All-America Honors

UC Santa Barbara women's swimmers Sophia Yamauchi and Allie Knight each earned Individual Honorable Mention Scholar All-America for 2013-14, the College Swimming Coaches Association of America announced Friday.

The honor goes to swimmers who achieve a 3.5 grade point average or higher for a quarter or cumulative, and who also achieve a "B" time standard but did not compete in their national championship.

Yamauchi and Knight led a Gaucho team that earned status as a Scholar All-America Team.

The Honorable Mention Scholar All-America Award is presented to college and university swimmers and divers who have achieved a grade point average of 3.5 or higher for the semester, or cumulative average, and have achieved a "B" time standard but did not qualify or compete in their respective national championship. Divers qualify by competing at their respective championship qualifying meets, zones or NCAA preliminary rounds.

Full lists for each division may be found on our home page at www.cscaa.org