Six earn presigious President's Council Academic Award
Two of the three perfect GPA's were from SIU.
Diving coach Joy Zhao named MVC Diving Coach of the Year; Kaixuan Zhang named MVC Diver of the Year.
Salukis trail Missouri State and Illinois State going into the final day.
Salukis advance six swimmers and three divers to A Finals.
2013-14 (Sophomore): Honorable mention All-Conference Selection...Member of the MVC Scholar-Athlete Team...Competed in eight meets...Scored in all three events during the MVC Championships...Posted top-five finishes in 16 events...Won three events on the year, all coming at UALR Invitational.
2012-13 (Freshman): First-team All-Conference Selection...Joined the team in the spring of 2013...Competed in three meets...Won first career event in the 1000-yard freestyle against Washington (Mo.) and Rhodes College...Posted top-eight times in all three events at the MVC Championship...Finished third at the MVC Chamionship in the 1650-yard freestyle...Posted top-three finishes in all six events prior to the MVC Championship. High School: Set Rio state records in the 400 free, 800 free and 1500 free...Won nationals in 2012 in the 800 free...Scored highly on the First Certification in English (FCE) from Cambridge.
Personal: Daughter of Ananci and Graciano Amorim...Full given name is Helena Barbosa Rodrigues de Amorim...Born March 4, 1994.