Pirates Break 6 School Records and Tommy Frashier Makes History

Rockwall, Texas – The Southwestern University Men's swimming team is having a strong performance at the SCAC championships, breaking 6 records last night. Tommy Frashier's 1st place finish in the 500 Freestyle with a time of 4:39.97 is a school record and the first time in 14 years that a non-Trinity swimmer has won this event. Ty Lapinski came in with his personal best time of 4:52.09.


Simon Gersib broke a school record with his performance in the 200 Individual Medley. Simon placed 2nd with a time of 1:57.44. Dylan Johnson also broke a school record and had a personal best time of 20.88 in the 50 Freestyle.


The relay team for the Pirates has been strong all year and was again, breaking a school record in the 400 Medley Relay with a time of 3:30.95 and placing 4th.

The team made up of Tommy Frashier, Kyler Wood, Simon Gersib, and Dylan Johnson has done an amazing job all year.


The Pirates are right back at it today, as the SCAC Championships will be going on until Saturday February 16th. For live up to the minute results you can follow this link http://www.scacsports.com/sports/mswimdive/2013championships/index