SIU finishes weekend meet with several swimmers qualifying for the USA Swimming Championships
Sarah James sets SIU record while Sherry Zhang sets another pool record
The SIU men sit in fourth, while the women are in fifth
SIU will look to end the fall portion of the season on a high-note
SIU ends weekend with several positive performances
2013-14 (Sophomore): Named First Team All-MAC...A First Team Academic All-MAC selection...Competed in 10 meets...Won 10 events on the year...Finished in the top-three 15 times...Repeated at the MAC Championships in the 500 freestyle breaking both the MAC, school and pool record with his performance in the finals, coasting to the win with a time of 4:20.47...Finished first in the 200 freestyle and third in the 200 butterfly at the MAC Championships...Was a key member of the Saluki relay teams, finishing in the top-three nine times.
2012-13 (Freshman): First-team All-MAC selection...Won the 500 free at the MAC Championships, setting a Dr. Edward J. Shea Natatorium, MAC and MAC Championship record...Posted second-fastest times in school history in both the 200- and 500-yard freestyles at the MAC Championship...Finished third in both the 100- and 200-yard freestyles at the MAC Championships...Competed in 10 meets...Won seven events...Posted 15 top-three finishes...Member of the 400-yard medley relay team that posted the fourth-fastest time in school history at the MAC Championship.
Personal: Son of Ingrid and Hans-Ingo Pallmann...Has two older brothers, Marc and Neil...Born June 1, 1993...Majoring in mechanical engineering.