Kegan Skelton
    Kegan Skelton

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Champaign, Ill.

    High School:
    Centennial

    Height / Weight:
    6-2 / 160

    Event:
    Diving

    Birthdate:
    07/01/1992


    04/30/2014

    Fifteen swimmers and divers named Academic All-MAC

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

    03/14/2014

    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.

    03/08/2014

    Men's swimming and diving places fifth at MAC Championships

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

    03/07/2014

    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.

    03/06/2014

    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.

    Saturday, Sept 20
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Carbondale, Ill. 10:00 AM
    Friday, Sept 26
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Carbondale, Ill. 6:00 PM
    Saturday, Sept 27
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Carbondale, Ill. 10:00 AM
    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
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