Junior Emma Paulson led the way for the St. Thomas swim and dive team Wednesday at the Division III NCAA championships in Greensboro, North Carolina.
Coach Scott Blanchard, Emma Paulson and Mike Lanz join sports editor Jesse Krull in The Locker Room.
Freshman Katelyn Strauss helped the St. Thomas women’s swimming and diving team claim its first-ever conference title Saturday.
St. Thomas freshman Katelyn Strauss broke a 25-year-old school record in the 500-yard freestyle during session 2 of the MIAC Championships Thursday night at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center.
Out of the 12 conference titles up for grabs this winter, St. Thomas won nine of them. These included six conference championships out of the eight winter sports.
Junior Mike Lanz and sophomore Emma Paulson each earned First-Team All-America honors in two events, while five other swimmers earned Honorable Mention recognition.
Diver Mel Brothers and swimmers Mike Lanz and Tom Osmolak joined senior reporter Baihly Warfield in The Locker Room to talk about the recent MIAC Championships.
The St. Thomas men’s swimming and diving team claimed the team crown at the 2015 MIAC Championships this weekend, and the women’s team finished in second place behind Gustavus.
When the St. Thomas men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams begin their season Friday, a new coach will be at the helm for the Tommies.