Morgan Timms
    Morgan  Timms

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Brisbane, QLD, Australia

    High School:
    St. Peters Lutheran

    Height:
    5-11

    Event:
    Backstroke

    Birthdate:
    08/01/1995


    04/09/2015

    Salukis place 12 on MVC Swimming and Diving Scholar-Athlete team

    SIU Swimming and Diving recognized for their excellence in the classroom

    02/21/2015

    MVC Championships: Day Four Finals

    Salukis finish in second place - the team's highest finish in seven years - with 720 points.

    02/21/2015

    MVC Championships: Day Four Preliminaries

    The last finals session of the MVC Swimming and Diving Championships begins this afternoon at 4 p.m.

    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.

    02/21/2015

    MVC Swimming & Diving Championships (Day Four)

    MVC Swimming & Diving Championships (Day Four); Feb. 21, 2015

    2014-15 (Junior): All-MVC Honorable Mention… MVC Scholar-Athlete…Competed in eight meets for the Salukis…Earned a fourth place finish in the 200-yard backstroke against Evansville in the season opening meet on 10/4/14… Also finished fourth in the same event against Missouri State on 10/11/14…Competing against UALR/WUSTL, earned a fourth place finish in the 100-yard backstroke, before earning a third place finish in the 200-yard backstroke…At the MVC Championships, finished 14th in the 100 yard Backstroke.

    2013-14 (Sophomore): Honorable Mention All-Conference...An MVC Scholar-Athlete...Competed in nine meets...Posted nine top-five finishes on the year...Competed in three events during the MVC Championships...Swam the 16th fastest time in both the 100 and 200 backstroke events at the MVC Championships.

    2012-13 (Freshman): First-Team All-Conference Selection...Joined the team in the spring of 2013...Competed in three meets...Finished second in both the 100- and 200-yard backstroke at the MVC Championship...Competed in the B Final in the 200 free at the MVC Championship...Posted five top-three finishes in six events.

    High School: Set a Queensland secondary schools record in the 200-meter long course backstroke...Selected on the State Representative team as a Junior...National silver medalist as a sophomore at the Australian Age Championships...Set Brisbane Swimming Association records in the 100- and 200-meter short course backstroke as a sophomore...As a freshman was on a record-setting 200-meter long course medley relay team.

    Personal: Full given name is Morgan Ashleigh Timms...Daughter of Melissa Donaldson and Geoff Timms...An only child...Born Aug. 1, 1995, in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia...Double majoring in psychology and photojournalism.