Thomas Defay
    Thomas Defay

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Nantes, France

    High School:
    Lycée Pierre Mendes France

    Last College:
    Université de Nantes

    Height:
    5-11

    Event:
    Fly/IM


    04/17/2013

    Kolar, Skelton earn first-team Academic All-MAC honors

    Eight Salukis earn honorable mention All-Academic nods

    03/09/2013

    MAC Championships: Day Three Prelims

    Pallmann, Kolar, Skelton to all compete in tonight's A Finals

    03/09/2013

    Men's swimming and diving places fifth at MAC Championships

    Pallmann, Kolar, Skelton all earn All-Conference recognition

    03/08/2013

    MAC Championships: Day Two Finals

    Pallmann, Kolar each post second-fastest times in school history in respective events

    03/08/2013

    MAC Championships: Day Two Preliminaries

    SIU sends 15 to tonight's scoring finals

    CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

    • Honorable mention Academic All-Conference selection in 2012-13
    • Won two events
    • Scored in every event at MAC Championship.

    2012-13 (Senior): Honorable mention Academic All-Conference selection...Competed in the A Final in both the 200- and 400-yard individual medleys...Also scored in the 200-yard butterfly...Won the 200-yard individual medley at the Phoenix Fall Classic...Won the 200-yard individual medley in the home dual against Evansville...Posted seven top-three finishes...Posted fifth-fastest time in school history and fastest since 2000 in the 200 IM at the MAC Championship.

    2011-12 (Junior): Competed in nine meets...Scored in all three of his events at the MAC Championships, finishing ninth in the 200-yard individual medley, seventh in the 400-yard individual medley and ninth in the 200-yard butterfly.

    Personal: Transferred from the Univerite de Nantes (France)...Majoring in spanish.

    Saturday, Oct 4
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Evansville, Ind. TBA
    Saturday, Oct 11
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Carbondale, Ill. 11:00 AM
    Saturday, Nov 1
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Bloomington, Ill. TBA
    Friday, Nov 7
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Lexington, Ky. TBA
    Saturday, Nov 8
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Lexington, Ky. TBA
    Friday, Nov 21
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Louisville, Ky. TBA
    Saturday, Nov 22
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Louisville, Ky. TBA
    Sunday, Nov 23
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Louisville, Ky. TBA
    SIU