Six earn presigious President's Council Academic Award
Two of the three perfect GPA's were from SIU.
SIU has won two championships through two days.
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.
2013-14 (Junior): First-team All-Conference Selection...Member of the MVC Scholar-Athlete Team...Competed in nine meets...Posted two wins...Finished in the top-three five times...Scored in all three events at the MVC Championships...Swam the seventh-fastest time in the 100 breastroke at the MVC Championships.
2012-13 (Sophomore): First-team All-Conference Selection...Member of the MVC Scholar-Athlete Team...Member of the school-record-setting 200-yard freestyle relay team that won the MVC Championship...Competed in seven meets...Won three events on the year...Took the 100-yard breaststroke title at the Phoenix Fall Classic...Also won the 100 breast in a double dual with Washington (Mo.) and Rhodes College...Won the 50-yard breast in the dual meet with Evansville...Posted the sixth-fastest time in the 50-yard freestyle at the MVC Championship...Earned MVC Scholar-Athlete of the Week after winning the 100-yard breaststroke and setting a pool record as part of the 200-yard freestyle relay at the Phoenix Fall Classic.
2011-12 (Freshman): Competed in 11 meets...Posted seven top-three finishes...Scored in three events at the MVC Championships...Placed ninth in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:06.77), 13th in the 50-yard freestyle (24.45) and 12th in the 100-yard freestyle (53.40).
Prior to SIU: Won state championships in three relays...Seven-time All-State selection...Five-time All-American...Majoring in biology...Daughter of Sheila and Bob Johnson...Born April 20, 1993, in Pittsburg...Graduated with a 4.0 GPA...Member of the National Honor Society and the Spanish National Honor Society.