Men Finish Third, Women Tenth In Championships
Conchuratt Sets School Record In 100 Fly
XU Picks Up Silver Medals From Conchuratt, Men's 400 Medley
Eleven Musketeers Reach Day Two Finals
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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.
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.
Personal Son of Dan and Kelly Thompson ... one older brother, Travis, and younger sister, Javlene ... sport management major with a business minor.