SIU Swimming and Diving recognized for their excellence in the classroom
Salukis finish in second place - the team's highest finish in seven years - with 720 points.
The last finals session of the MVC Swimming and Diving Championships begins this afternoon at 4 p.m.
Sarah James comes away with a school record and conference title in the 100-yard Backstroke.
Ten Salukis qualified to compete in A Finals, beginning tonight at 6 p.m.
2013-14 (Freshman): Named First Team All-MVC...Competed in nine meets...Posted five wins and nine top-three finishes...First collegiate win came at Missouri State in the 200 backstroke...Scored in two events at the MVC Championships, including a third-place finish in the 200 backstroke and a fifth-place finish in the 100 backstroke.
Personal: Full given name is Sarah Goodman James...Daughter of Anne and William James...Born Feb. 26, 1995.