Southern Illinois swimmer Shailey Brumley has been named a Capital One Academic All-District 5 First-Team selection.
Saluki football coach Dale Lennon and swimming & diving coach Rick Walker will serve as guest narrators for the Southern Illinois Symphony Orchestra season finale concert performance on Tuesday, April 30 at 7:30pm in Shryock Auditorium.
Two Southern Illinois swimmers earned a spot on the Mid-American Conference All-Conference Team, the conference announced. Calvin Kolar and Kegan Skelton earned a spot on the All-Academic first team, while eight Salukis earned a spot on the honorable mention All-Academic team.
The Southern Illinois diving team concluded its season at the Zone C Diving Championships in West Lafayette, Ind., hosted by Purdue University. Esther Chen narrowly missed a trip to the NCAAs on the one-meter board to headline the Saluki action.
The Southern Illinois men's swimming and diving program finished the 2013 MAC Championship in fifth place. Till Pallmann earned first-team All-MAC honors for SIU, while Calvin Kolar and Kegan Skelton earned second-team All-Conference recognition.