Former Islander Laura Fornshell Advances to NCAA Championships!

Former Islander Laura Fornshell is advancing to the 2017 NCAA Division II Women's Swimming and Diving Championships. Fornshell will compete in the 500 free (4:52.66), the 1000 free (9:59.00), and the 1650 free (16:47.75). The four-day meet will be held Wednesday-Saturday, March 8-11, at the Birmingham CrossPlex in Birmingham, Alabama.

This meet will cap off an outsanding freshman season for Fornshell, during which she earned, among other honors:

  • Student Athlete of the Month
  • PCSC Championships meet record in the 1000 Free
  • School records in the 500 Free, 1000 Free, and 1650 Free

Way to go, Laura! We're very proud! Good luck at the championships!