Chad Thompson Posts A Top-40 Performance In 200 IM.
Stewart, Thompson Will Swim In The Event For The Second Time In As Many Years.
Carolyn Stewart Nabbed A Meet Record In 50 Back.
Women's 800 Free Relay Nabs Second Place.
Both Musketeer Teams Posted Sizeable Wins Over The Dragons.
Chad Thompson a junior on Xavier's swimming team works at the Bengals on the weekend and also considers his favorite athlete Derek Rose. Learn more about this Chicagoland native in this week's Ask A Musketeer.
2012-13: Competed in the 50, 100 and 200 freestyle, 50, 100 and 200 backstroke, 100 fly, and 200 and 400 individual medley ... broke the school record and placed second in the 200 free relay (1:21.30) with Luke Johanns, John Kinney and Pablo Morejon at the A-10 Championship ... broke a school record and placed third in the 400 free relay (3:00.08) along with Sam Conchuratt, Luke Johanns and Pablo Morejon at the A-10 Championship ... broke the school record and finished second in the 800 free relay (6:36.04) with Sam Conchuratt, Eric Dirvin and Will Oswald ... broke a school record and finished fourth place in the 200 back (1:48.91) at the A-10 Championship ... also made top personal times in the 200 IM (1:50.25) placing 4th and 400 IM (3:57.81) placing 3rd at the A-10 Championship.
2011-12: Competed in the 50, 100 and 200 freestyle, 50, 100 and 200 backstroke, 200 and 400 individual medley and swam legs of the 400 and 800 free and 400 medley relays ... swam the anchor leg of the fourth-place finishing 800 free relay and touched fourth in both the 200 and 400 IM and the 200 back at the 2012 Atlantic 10 Championship ... broke the school record for the 200 back (1:48.93), set a program top-five time in the 200 (1:50.61) and 400 IM (3:58.62), a top-10 time in the 100 back (51.96) and a top-20 time in the 100 free (47.82) ... named to the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll following the fall semester ... earned the Dean's Award for maintaining a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher.
2010-11: Finished fourth in the 200 backstroke at the Atlantic 10 Championship ... also teamed with Michael Zennedjian, Sam Conchuratt, and Nathan Green to take third in the men's 400-yard medley relay at the championship ... posted a time of 1:51.25 in the 200 backstroke at the Zippy Invitational ... named to the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll following the fall semester.
Prior to Xavier: Four-year varsity swimmer at Dekalb High School ... two-time sectional champions... two-time state qualifier
Personal: Son of Dan and Kelly Thompson ... one older brother, Travis, and younger sister, Jaylene ... Finance and sports management double major.