Hannah Busk earns CSCAA Scholar All-America accolades

Hannah Busk (photo by Jimmy Mitchell)
Hannah Busk (photo by Jimmy Mitchell)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Hannah Busk, a rising sophomore on the Birmingham-Southern swimming and diving team, was recently honored by the Collegiate Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) as an Honorable Mention Scholar All-American.

Busk, a Huntsville, Ala., native, was the 2013 Southern Athletic Association Swimmer of the Year and Newcomer of the Year after winning the SAA 200 individual medley title and placing second in the 100 backstroke.

The Honorable Mention Scholar All American 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 have not qualified to compete in their respective national championship.