Pallmann, Kolar each post second-fastest times in school history in respective events
First two home meets of the season set for Friday and Saturday
Head coach Rick Walker begins his 26th year at SIU
Both the men's and women's teams posted better than a 3.15 GPA
Bloomington native finished eighth in heat
2012-13 (Senior): Did not compete due to a chronic shoulder injury.
2011-12 (Junior): Qualified for the Olympic Trials in the 100-meter butterfly, becoming the first male Saluki swimmer to qualify since 2000 and just the second since 1992...First-team All-MAC selection...Competed in 12 meets...Won the 100-yard butterfly (47.29) and finished second in the 200-yard butterfly (1:48.33) at the MAC Championships...Finished fifth (20.41) in the 50-yard freestyle...Won 10 events and placed second in four...Won the 100-yard butterfly at the Tennessee Invitational, which included three teams that finished in the top-25 nationally...Member of the 200-yard freestyle relay team that set a MAC Championships record...First-team Academic All-MAC selection.
2010-11 (Redshirt Sophomore): First-team All-Conference selection...Won the MAC Championships in the 100 and 200 butterfly...Placed fourth in the conference in the 50 freestyle...Competed in the 50 freestyle, 100 butterfly and 200 butterfly at the USA Swimming National Championships...Won 11 events...Honorable mention Academic All-Conference.
2009-10 (Sophomore): Competed in three meets for the Salukis...Finished first in three out of the four individual races he swam in...Part of the 400 free relay team that took top honors against Miami of Ohio and Kentucky...Obtained a medical redshirt.
2008-09 (Freshman): Competed in eight meets, including the Sun Belt Championships during his first year with the Salukis...Posted 11 top-three finishes...Placed first in the 100 fly (50.78) and 200 fly (1:51.92) against New Orleans...Also swept the 100 and 200 fly against Western Kentucky...Took first in the 500 free against Evansville, his only time swimming that race all season...Placed fourth overall in the 100 fly at the Sun Belt Championships with a career-best time of 48.41...Member of the 400 free relay team that took first place against New Orleans...Also part of the 200 medley relay team that finished second against Western Kentucky and first against Evansville.
High School: Recorded a school record in the 100 fly, 400 free relay, 200 free relay, 100 back and 50 free...Qualified for state freshman year...All-state freshman and sophomore year...IHSA state champion in the 100 fly...All-American in 100 back and 100 fly.
Personal: An engineering major...Has two brothers, Michael and Shaun...Son of Daniel and Tanya Wolfe...Born April 12, 1990 in Normal, Ill.