2023-24 Kangaroo Men's Swimming News

  • 'Roos Finish Strong at SCAC Championships
    February 17, 2024
    GARLAND, Texas - The Austin College men's and women's swim teams wrapped up the 2024 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Championship Meet on Saturday, with the men placing fifth while the women were seventh. Sammi Thiele made history as the first 'Roo swimmer to win two golds at the same championship, and was also named the Elite 19 Award winner for the second year in a row.
  • 'Roos Perform Well on Day Three of SCAC Meet
    February 16, 2024
    GARLAND, Texas - Sammi Thiele brought home gold in the 100 backstroke for the second year in a row, and the 'Roo men's swim team climbed in the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Championship standings on day three of the conference meet on Friday. The men are now in fifth place overall, while the women remain in sixth.
  • Thiele's Record Swim Highlights Day Two of SCAC Championships
    February 15, 2024
    GARLAND, Texas - Sammi Thiele broke the Austin College program record and took home second place in the 200 individual medley, and the Austin College finished day two of the 2024 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Championship Meet in sixth place on both the men's and women's sides on Thursday.
  • 'Roo Swimming Set to Open SCAC Championships
    February 14, 2024
    SHERMAN, Texas - The Austin College men's and women's swim teams will be headed to Garland on Wednesday as they open up the 2024 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Championship Meet, with both teams in action beginning Wednesday evening and continuing through Saturday night.
  • 'Roo Swimming Tops Centenary in Regular Season Finale
    January 20, 2024
    SHREVEPORT, La. - The Austin College men's and women's swim teams earned a combined victory in their final regular season meet of the 2023-24 campaign on Saturday, topping Centenary College 207-176 overall with the men outscoring the Gents 113-65 while the women were edged 111-94.
  • 'Roos Take Third at AC Invitational
    January 13, 2024
    SHERMAN, Texas - Both the Austin College men's and women's swim teams took third place at the Austin College Invitational on Saturday, as the 'Roos celebrated Senior Day in their final home meet of the 2023-24 campaign.
  • Austin College Swimming Falls at Trinity
    January 06, 2024
    SAN ANTONIO, Texas - The Austin College swim teams got a first place finish from Sammi Thiele, but both the men and women would fall to defending Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference champions Trinity University in a road meet on Saturday afternoon.
  • Thiele's Historic Performance Highlights 'Roo Swimming's Road Weekend
    November 19, 2023
    SAN ANTONIO, Texas - The Austin College men's and women's swim teams each finished sixth at the Tiger Invitational hosted by Trinity this weekend, with Sammi Thiele breaking her own Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference record in the 100 backstroke and earning three NCAA B-cut times.
  • Smith Named SCAC Swimmer of the Week
    November 15, 2023
    SUWANEE, Ga. - Austin College men's swimmer Tim Smith has been named the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Swimmer of the Week for his outstanding meet against Ozarks, the league office has announced.
  • 'Roo Men Top Ozarks, Women Come Up Short
    November 11, 2023
    SHERMAN, Texas - The Austin College men's swim team defeated visiting Ozarks 153-87 on Saturday, while the women were edged by the Eagles 150-107 in Hannah Natatorium.
  • 'Roos Swim Well Against SCAC Foe Southwestern
    November 04, 2023
    SHERMAN, Texas - The Austin College men's and women's swim teams had some strong times and multiple first place finishes against visiting Southwestern University on Saturday, though the Pirates ended up topping the 'Roo men 175-83 and the women 173-73.
  • 2023-24 'Roo Swimming Season Preview
    October 18, 2023
    SHERMAN, Texas - The Austin College men's and women's swim teams will be looking to build on a solid season from a year ago, with the men's team finishing sixth and the women taking fifth at the 2023 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Championships last February.