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Mitchell Thomson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Brisbane, Australia

High School:
Albany Creek

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 175

Position:
Free


2011-12 (Sr.): Won the 1000-yard freestyle 1/27 vs. Texas A&M... Was a member of the third-place 800-yard freestyle relay team 11/17-19 at the Cougar Classic... Took second in the 1000-yard freestyle 11/4 against Wyoming.

2010-11 (Jr.): Won gold medals in the 1650-yard freestyle with a time of 15:12.78 and in the 500-yard freestyle with a time of 4:23.53 at the Conference USA Championships on 2/25... Took second place against Arizona and Texas on 1/29 in the 1650-yard freestyle with a time of 15:24.45... Helped the 400-yard freestyle relay team take second place with a time of 3:08.94 at the Chesapeake Elite Meet on 12/19.

2009-10 (So.): Took second in the 1000-yard freestyle (9:51.42) and third in the 500-yard freestyle (4:50.75) against the University of New Orleans... Finished third in the 1650-yard freestyle (15:49.27) at the UH Invitational... Placed second in the 500-yard freestyle (4:42.54) and the 1000-yard freestyle (9:37.10) against Arizona... Took second in the 1000-yard freestyle (9:28.79) against Texas A&M... Won the 1650-yard freestyle (15:18.21) at the Conference USA Championships... Member of the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.

Prior to SMU: 800 free champion in Australian Secondary Schools... Participated in the Commonwealth Games, making the 800 free final in 2006.

Personal: Anticipated economics major with a minor in sociology... Son of Anthony and Sue Thomson..