SIU Swimming and Diving recognized for their excellence in the classroom
This weekend's zone diving qualifying event is the final step to qualify for nationals.
Ten Salukis qualified to compete in A Finals, beginning tonight at 6 p.m.
SIU qualifies seven swimmers and three divers to A finals, beginning tonight at 6 p.m.
The SIU men sit in fourth, while the women are in fifth
MVC Swimming & Diving Championships (Day Four); Feb. 21, 2015
2013-14 (Senior): A First Team All-MVC selection...Named to the Missouri Valley Conference Scholar-Athlete team...Won the 1-meter competition at the UARL inviational...Finished runner-up in 10 events during the year...Scored at the MVC Championship with a second-place finish in the 3-meter and a third place finish in the 1-meter dive.
2012-13 (Junior): First-team All-Conference Selection...Joined the team in the spring of 2013...Won first four events of her career...Placed second in the one-meter dive and third in the three-meter dive at the MVC Championship...Earned MVC Diver of the Week recognition after sweeping the one- and three-meter dives in a dual meet with Evansville.
Personal: Full name is Fengting Chen. Goes by "Esther" and "Ting Ting."