ST. BONAVENTURE, N.Y. – St. Bonaventure rising junior Tjaard Krusch has earned Scholar All-America Honors from the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association (CSCAA) for his achievements in the classroom and pool.
The award recognizes students that have achieved a grade point average of 3.50 or higher and competed at their respective NCAA/NAIA/NJCAA Swimming and Diving Championships.
A native of Dorsheim, Germany, Krusch has been a standout on the men's swimming and diving team the past two seasons, winning a silver medal at last year's Atlantic 10 Championships. As a freshman, Krusch won a pair of silver medals, a bronze medal and was named the Most Outstanding Rookie Performer of the 2018 A-10 Championship meet.
Krusch, a sports studies major, is also a two-time member of the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll and owns a 3.568 cumulative GPA.
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