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Silas Dejean
Position: Breaststroke/Individual Medley
Height: 6'4"
Class: Sophomore
Experience: 1 Letter
City/State: Opelousas, La.
High School: Westminster Christian Academy
Major: Business
Born: 07/21/1995
Silas Dejean Bio
Courtesy: LSUsports.net (@LSUsports)
Release: 06/27/2014

FRESHMAN YEAR (2013-14)
Quickly emerged as one of the team's top breaststrokers … Swam the eighth-fastest 100 breaststroke (54.23) and 10th-fastest 200 breaststroke (1:59.50) in program history at the SEC Championships… Reached the ‘C' final of the 100 breast and 200 breast at the SEC's… During his collegiate debut against Georgia, finished third in the 100 breast (58.08)… Finished seventh during the 100 breaststroke at the Texas A&M Invite with a mark of 57.08 in the finals… Contributed a win in the 100 breast (55.65) and third place in the 200 breast (2:01.48) during a close win over Texas A&M… Name the Most Improved Athlete on the men's side at the team's end of the year banquet… Earned his first varsity letter.

PRIOR TO LSU
A Louisiana state champion in the 100 breaststroke and 50 freestyle… Holds the Division IV 100 Breast Record… Named All-State in 2012… A part of the 2012 state championship team.

PERSONAL
Born on July 21, 1995… Parents are Thomas and Cindy DeJean… Plans to major in General Business.

DEJEAN'S TOP TIMES
50 freestyle, 21.29, 2014 SEC Championships
100 breaststroke, 54.23, 2014 SEC Championships
200 breaststroke, 1:59.50, 2014 SEC Championships

 

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