Luisa Silveira
    Luisa Silveira

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Florianopolis, SC, Brazil

    High School:
    Pitá goras

    Height:
    5-7

    Event:
    Freestyle

    Birthdate:
    06/25/1992


    07/02/2014

    182 Salukis earn academic honors from MVC

    Six earn presigious President's Council Academic Award

    02/27/2014

    Swimming and Diving places 12 on MVC Scholar-Athlete Team

    Two of the three perfect GPA's were from SIU.

    02/15/2014

    MVC Championships: Day Three Prelims

    SIU has won two championships through two days.

    02/15/2014

    Swimming finishes third at MVC Championship

    Diving coach Joy Zhao named MVC Diving Coach of the Year; Kaixuan Zhang named MVC Diver of the Year.

    02/14/2014

    MVC Championships: Day Two Finals

    Salukis trail Missouri State and Illinois State going into the final day.

    02/18/2012

    2012 MVC Championship

    Feb. 16-18; Carbondale, Ill.

    2013-14 (Senior): First-team All-MVC selection...Member of the MVC Scholar-Athlete Team...Competed in nine meets during the season... Posted four wins...First win of the year came in the 50 freestyle at Evansville...Posted the fourth-fasted time in the 50 freestyle at the MVC Championships...Finished seventh in the 100 freestyle and 10th in the 100 breaststroke at the MVC Championships...Played a key role on the Saluki relay teams.

    2012-13 (Junior): 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...Finished fifth in the 50-yard freestyle at the MVC Championship...Swam in the B Final in the 100 free and 100 fly at the MVC Championship...Swept the 50 and 100 free in a double dual with Washington (Mo.) and Rhodes College...Won the 50 free in a dual meet with Evansville.

    2011-12 (Sophomore): First-team All-MVC selection...Competed in 11 meets...Won two events, both in the 50-yard freestyle...Finished second in the 50-yard freestyle (24.11) at the MVC Championships...Finished 10th (52.67) in the 100-yard freestyle and 13th in the 200-yard freestyle (1:57.47) at the MVC Championships...MVC Scholar-Athlete team selection.

    2010-11 (Freshman): First-team MVC All-Conference selection...Competed in all nine meets...Finished second in the 50 freestyle and fifth in the 100 freestyle at the MVC Championships...Won four events on the season...Won both the 50 and 100 freestyle against Vanderbilt.

    Personal: Full name is Luisa Delagnelo Silveira...A business and marketing major...Minoring in spanish...Has one sibling...Daughter of Ronildo and Maristela Silveira...Born June 25, 1992 in Florianopolis, SC, Brazil.

    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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