Edwards Named To C-USA Swimming And Diving Academic Team

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Taylor Edwards

Feb. 26, 2014

GREENVILLE, N.C. --- East Carolina senior diver Taylor Edwards has been named to the 2013-14 Conference USA Women's Swimming & Diving All-Academic Team. She owns a 3.99 grade point average as a health education and promotion major.

Edwards posted a season-best 251.10 points on the one-meter springboard against the College of Charleston, while her season-high score in the three-meter event (250.58) came against UNC Wilmington. The senior also earned medalist honors in the N.C. Collegiate Kick-Off as well as the tri-meet with UMBC and Catawba. Edwards is a C-USA Academic Medalist and a C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll member.

Joining Russell on the team are Katie Kramer of Marshall, Mona Groteguth and Krista Rossum of North Texas, Old Dominion's Rachel Eckert and Rice's Quincy Christian.

2014 C-USA Swimming and Diving All-Academic Team
Taylor Edwards - East Carolina, Sr., Mason, Ohio, 3.99 GPA in Health Education and Promotion
Katie Kramer - Marshall, Jr., Naples, Fla., 3.91 GPA in Economics
Krista Rossum - North Texas, Jr., Winnipeg, Canada, 3.929 GPA in Biochemistry
Mona Groteguth - North Texas, Jr., Springe, Germany, 3.923 GPA in Psychology
Rachel Eckert - Old Dominion, Jr., Rochester, N.Y., 3.39 GPA in Exercise Science
Quincy Christian - Rice, Sr., Granite Bay, Calif., 3.81 GPA in Political Science