Bobby Wood
    Bobby  Wood

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    O'Fallon, Mo.

    High School:
    Francis Howell

    Event:
    Breaststroke

    Birthdate:
    07/14/1995


    04/18/2016

    Eight Salukis named MAC Distinguished Scholar Athletes

    The Salukis had the most athletes earn Distinguished Scholar Athlete honors of any MAC men’s swimming program.

    04/01/2016

    Twelve Salukis named to the Academic All-MAC team

    SIU had the third-most athletes receive conference academic honors, and registered one of only three 4.0 GPAs in the MAC.

    04/17/2015

    SIU places eight on Academic All-MAC Team

    The academic accolades for SIU continues to pile up

    03/07/2015

    Final day of MAC Championships will feature four Salukis in A Finals

    The Salukis are currently in third place, ahead of Buffalo and Miami (Ohio), teams that beat SIU in last year's championships.

    03/07/2015

    Salukis take fourth place after a tight finish at the MAC Championships

    Head coach Rick Walker was named MAC Coach of the Year, while SIU also earned Most Outstanding Swimmer and Diver with Pallmann and Skelton.

    2014-15 (Sophomore): Academic All-MAC Team…Competed in eight meets…Placed in the 100 and 200-yard breaststroke at the MAC Championships…Won the 200-yard breaststroke at Evansville to start the season…Competed in four events at the Louisville Invite…Closed the regular season with a fourth place finish in the 200-yard IM against Evansville on 2/7/15.

    2013-14 (Freshman): Competed in six meets... Posted four top-three finishes...Finished second in the 200 IM at Evansville...Had the 13th fastest time in the 200 breaststroke at the MAC Championships...Was a member of the Saluki relay team.

    Personal: Full given name is Robert Cowan Wood...Son of Frances and Chris Wood...Born July 14, 1995...Majoring in aviation flight.