Thomas Reams will be swimming for East Carolina University in the fall! Coach Bullock received word today that the swimming academic counselors at ECU are enrolling Thomas for classes this summer and he will be attending and swimming for ECU in the fall of 2016.  Thomas has had the goal of swimming at a Division 1 institution and now he has accomplished that goal. Coach Bullock, “I am a very proud coach as he has worked hard to make this goal a reality. I can’t say enough good things about this guy.”

The second year swimming program has named a new award in his honor to sum up the impact he has had as a member and captain of the team. Now he will have an opportunity to continue to put SWOCC on the map as he moves on to ECU.  The following is a list of his 2 year accomplishments in the pool

o   2015

  • 3rd – 200 Medley Relay (AA)
  • 4th – 100 Backstroke (AA)
  • 5th – 800 Freestyle Relay (HM)
  • 5th – 400 Freestyle Relay (HM)
  • 6th – 200 Freestyle Relay (HM)
  • 7th – 200 Backstroke (HM)
  • 50 Freestyle (HM)

o   2016

  • 2nd – 200 Freestyle Relay (AA)
  • 3rd – 50 Freestyle (AA)
  • 3rd – 100 Freestyel (AA)
  • 3rd – 200 Medley Relay (AA)
  • 3rd – 50 Backstroke (AA)
  • 3rd – 400 Freestyle Relay (AA)
  • 4th – 100 Backstroke (AA)
  • Member of Fall & Winter 2015-2016 Men’s Scholar All-American Teams
  • Team Award named after him: “Thomas Reams Leadership Award”