Pirates Have Best SCAC Championships In History

Rockwall, Texas – The Southwestern University Men's swimming team ended the SCAC Championships with a very successful campaign. The team finished in 4th place with 626 points almost triple that of last years total, 17 school records broken, 2 NCAA "B" Cuts , and the Southwestern University Men's coaching staff won Coaching Staff of The Year.



The Pirates kept on improving and kept on setting school records. Tommy Frashier placed 2nd in the 1650 Freestyle and broke a school record in the process.  He also broke his own 1000 Freestyle record with a time of 9:46.50.

Ty Lapinski broke a school record in the 200 Backstroke placing 5th, and CJ Payne had a personal best in this event as well.  In the 100 Freestyle Dylan Johnson set a school record and placed 2nd, Garrett Holody and Alex Christensen both had personal best during this event.
In the 200 Breaststroke, Kyler Wood set a school record and came in 2nd place.

The relay teams have been strong all year and set a school record while placing 4th in the 400 Relay Medley.

The Pirates now gear up for the NCAA Championships that begin on March 20th 2013 in Shenandoah, Texas.