2000-2001: Top swimmer for the Cyprus National Swim Team ? Silver Medalist in the 50 Meter Freestyle at the 2001 Mediterranean Games with a time of 23.06 ? NCAA qualifier in the 50 free?Conference champion and MVC All-Conference in the 50 free and as a member of the 200 free and 400 medley relay teams ? Set a conference, SIU and personal best time in the 50 free at the MVC Championships with a time of 20:14 ? MVC All-Conference in the 100 free with a second place finish at MVC Championships ? placed third as a member of the 400 free relay team and seventh in the 200 free? Member of MVC Scholar-Athlete Team ? 50 free champion at MVC Shootout.
1999-2000: Competed at 2000 Olympics as a member of the Cyprus Olympic Team ? NCAA qualifier in the 50 and 100 free ? Conference champion and MVC All-Conference in 50 and 100 free, and as a member of the 200, 400 and 800 free relay teams ? MVC All-Conference in the 200 free and as a member of the 400 medley relay team ? set MVC records in the 50 (20.15) and 100 (44.25) free and also set MVC records as a member of the 200 (1:20.56), 400 (3:00.83) and 800 (6:41.60) free and the 400 medley relay team (3:20.80) at the MVC Championships ? Member of MVC Scholar-Athlete team.
1998-1999: Earned a spot on the Cyprus Olympic Team, winning the 50 free and finishing second in the 100 free at the Greek Island International Meet ? NCAA qualifier as a member of the 200 and 400 free relay teams ? Conference champion and MVC All-Conference in 50 free, and as a member of the 200 and 400 free relay teams...MVC All-Conference in the 100 and 200 free ? Won NIC championship in the 50 free and as a member of the 400 free relay team ? help set a school and MVC record as a member of the 200 medley relay team (1:30.98).
Ethnomartipa Kyprianou: 50 free champion in the 97 Mediterranean Nationals ? Top swimmer for prep team in Cyprus ? lettered all four years ? recorded long course times of 23.18 in the 50 free, 52.70 in the 100 free and 1:54.40 in the 200 free.
Personal: Majoring in physical education ... career plans to be a swimming coach ? nicknamed "Papa"? son of John and Thalia Papachrysanthou ... born February 7, 1978.