STANFORD, Calif. – Stanford men’s gymnastics was named 2013 National Academic Team Champion and 13 Cardinal earned All-America Scholar-Athlete honors, as announced Friday by the College Gymnastics Association.
Stanford posted a team grade-point average of 3.445 to claim the nation’s top academic mark. Seven student-athletes were named to the first team and five earned second-team honors.
Firstteam All-America Scholar-Athletes include Jonathan Deaton, Mike Levy, Brian Knott, Gabriel Alvarado, Dennis Zaremski, Jordan Nolff and James Fosco. It was Alvarado’s fourth first-team honor of his career.
Eighty-eight gymnasts received first-team honors for earning a GPA of 3.50 or higher, while 45 were recognized on the second team with a GPA between 3.20 and 3.499.
CGA Top 10 Academic Teams
2. William and Mary— 3.397
10. Penn State—3.068