Rene (Royalty) Contino
    Rene (Royalty) Contino

    Sport/Years/Inducted:
    Women's Swimming/1983-86/1999


    Royalty helped SIU to four-straight top-10 finishes at the NCAA championships. She was a member of nine first-place relay teams at National Independent Championship meets and also claimed two individual titles in the butterfly. She was invited to compete in the 1986 World Championship meet as well as the Goodwill Games Trials.