Marshall places second-most student-athletes on list among league schools
Marshall finished with a school record 724 points
Marshall advances 14 to scoring finals tonight
The Thundering Herd is in third place after three days of competition
Marshall advances 19 to scoring finals tonight
Photos by Johnny Crawford
Marshall Swimming & Diving at the 2017 Conference USA Championships on Feb. 24, 2017. Photos by Johnny Crawford.
Marshall Swim team competing in the Conference USA Championships. Photos by Johnny Crawford Photography.
Marshall University Swim team competing in the Conference USA Championships on Wednesday, February 22, 2017. Marshall placed third in both the 200 and 800 relay. Photos by Johnny Crawford Photography
50 yard Freestyle: 24.44
100 yard Freestyle: 53.08
100 yard Butterfly: 57.53
2016-17 (Senior): Earned eight individual wins and placed in the top five 21 times in her senior campaign … helped lead the Thundering Herd to a third place finish at the 2017 Conference USA Championships … finished first in the 100 fly and second in the 100 backstroke in Marshall’s first win over Southeastern Conference opponent Vanderbilt … she set the James Madison pool record in the 100 fly (56.19) in a tri-meet against JMU and VMI … she was named C-USA Swimmer of the Week on Dec. 6 … At the 2017 Conference USA Championships, Parsemain was a member of the 200 medley, 200 freestyle, 400 freestyle and 400 medley relay teams that broke school records … she had a lifetime best of 23.20 in the 50 freestyle ... the senior medaled in the 100 butterfly by lowering her own school record to 53.62 with a third place finish … named to the Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll.
2015-2016 (Junior): Earned 5 individual wins…Placed in the top five 18 times…Placed 2nd at the Conference USA Championships in the 200 fly (2:01.27)…4th in the 100 fly (54.20)…12th in the 100 back (57.19)...Also swam a season best time in the 100 back (56.20)…Placed 1st on the All-Time Top Ten list in the 100 butterfly with a time of 54.20…Placed 2nd on the All-Time Top Ten list in the 200 butterfly with a time of 2:01.27…Placed 6th on the All-Time Top Ten list in the 50 freestyle with a time of 23.80...Named to Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2014-15 (Sophomore): Won one event and finished third in one event in 2014-15...Has the second best time in school history in the 100 butterfly (55.37)...Swam the seventh fastest time in the 50 freestyle (24.24)...Also swam a lifetime best and the seventh fastest in the 200 butterfly (2:07.27)...Swam the 10th fastest time in the 100 freestyle (53.08)... Named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2013-14 (Freshman): Became the seventh-fastest performer in Marshall history in the 50 yard freestyle with a time of 24.44 at the C-USA Championships and the sixth-fastest performer in the 100 yard freestyle (53.08)...Earned the spot of the sixth-fastest performer in program history with a time of 57.55 at the C-USA Championships...swam on four season-fastest relays for the Herd at the C-USA Championships, the 200 yard freestyle relay, the 400 yard freestyle relay, the 200 yard medley relay and the 400 yard medley relay...named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
Personal: Daughter of Pierre-Andre and Marjorie Parsemain...expected to major in physical therapy.