Courtesy of San José State

SAN JOSE, Calif.—San José State women’s swimmer Ela Freiman added to her academic honors collection as she was named to the College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Scholar All-American team for 2023-24.

This is her second national academic honor for the past school year after she was named to the College Sports Communicators Academic All-America Third Team in April.

A biomedical engineering major, Freiman is a San José State Dean’s Scholar and a three-time Mountain West Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-MW honoree.

In the pool, she set the school record in the 100-yard IM to place 11th at the CSCAA National Invitational Championship. She also set the school record in the 200-yard IM at 2:00.28 at the 2024 Mountain West Championships.

Freiman is among 2,000 swimmers and divers nationwide from all NCAA or NAIA divisions to receive this honor. To qualify for the first team, student-athletes must have earned a GPA of 3.5 or higher and participated in their national championship.

Freiman is one of 23 Spartans who have received this honor since 2010.