LOS ANGELES — Cindy Dong keeps racking up the honors after an outstanding first year with the Occidental women's swimming and diving team.
The first year from Sarasota, Fla. was named a CSCAA Scholar All-American on Tuesday for achieving a grade point average of 3.50 or higher and competing at the NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championship meet.
"This is a great honor for Cindy and is a testament to her hard work both in the classroom and in the swimming pool," Oxy head coach Steve Webb said.
Dong's first season was highlighted by honorable mention All-American recognition in the 200 fly, as well as a SCIAC championship and the SCIAC meet and all-time conference record in the event at 2:02.13.
Dong is the center of a promising young Oxy core that continues to climb the SCIAC standings. The Tigers finished third at the SCIAC Championship meet this season.Follow Oxy Athletics on Twitter Sign Up for Newsletters Watch on Youtube Follow us on Instagram