Kegan Skelton
    Kegan Skelton


    Champaign, Ill.

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    Height / Weight:
    6-2 / 160




    Fifteen swimmers and divers named Academic All-MAC

    Men's swimming and diving hold the fifth-best GPA in the country.


    Kaixuan Zhang advances to NCAA Diving Championships; Finishes first in the three-meter competition

    The last Saluki to qualify for the NCAA's was seven-time All-American Rob Siracusano who finished competed in four NCAA meets and finished fifth at the 1994 World Championship Trials.


    Men's swimming and diving places fifth at MAC Championships

    Pallmann, Skelton,Vukobrat and Kolar all earn All-Conference recognition.


    Men's Swimming and Diving completes second day of MAC Championships

    Till Pallmann won his second championship title of the meet with a win in the 200-freestyle Friday.


    Men's Swimming and Diving fifth after day one of the MAC Championships

    The Salukis lead Ball State and Evansville; Missouri State leads with 245 points.

    2013-14 (Junior): Named Second Team All-MAC...Earned Academic All-MAC honors...Competed in nine events on the year...Won nine events, including six-in-a-row from Jan. 18 to Feb. 1. Finished second in the three-meter dive and third in the one-meter dive at the MAC Championships...Advanced to the NCAA Zone Diving meet where he finished 12th in the three-meter competition.

    2012-13 (Sophomore): Second-team All-MAC selection...First-team Academic All-MAC selection...Won 10 events...Finished second in the three-meter dive at the MAC Championship...Swept the one- and three-meter dive in five meets...Posted fifth-best score in school history in the three-meter dive at the MAC Championship...Best three-meter score in school history other than Rob Siracusano.

    2011-12 (Freshman): Won the three-meter dive in a dual meet with Ball State and finished second in the one-meter dive...Finished ninth in both the one- and three-meter dives at the MAC Championships...Qualified for zone diving championships and finished near 30th on both boards.

    Prior to SIU: 2011 state champion diver...Three-time All-American...Placed in the top 10 in state three times...Son of Kimberly and Kirk Skelton...Born July 1, 1992, in St. Charles, Mo...Went to same high school as two-time Olympic medalist Katherine Reutter.

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