Sophomore Sam Tierney earns his first career first team All-America honor
2012-13 (Junior): Qualified for the NCAA Championships and finished 25th in the 100 breast ... Ranks third all-time at Mizzou in the 100 breast (53.07) and sixth in the 200 breast (1:59.82) ... Claimed fourth-place honors in the 100 breast at the SEC Championships ... Won the 100 breast and took ninth in the 50 free at the Show-Me Showdown ... Took third in the 100 breast and eighth in the 100 free at Georgia ... Placed third in the 50 free against Drury ... Finished sixth in the 50 free against Missouri State ... Earned Scholar-All-America first team honors from the CSCAA ... Named to the Winter SEC Academic Honor Roll.
2011-12 (Sophomore): Finished fourth in the 100 breast (54.75) in the Big 12 Championships ... Part of the 200 medley relay and 200 free relay teams that took first-place honors at the Mizzou Invite ... Also finished second in the 100 breast at the Mizzou Invite ... Placed second in the 100 breast against Missouri State ... Named to the Academic All-Big 12 first team.
2010-11 (Freshman): Won the 100 breaststroke (26.60), his first career event title, at the Show-Me Showdown ... Part of the winning 200 free relay squad and finished fourth in the 100 free (47.50) at the Show-Me Showdown ... Set a Mizzou Invite record in the 100 breast with a time of 54.58 ... Came in third in the 100 breast against Minnesota ... Part of the 200 medley relay team that set a new program record at the Big 12 Championships.
High School: Was a member of the Great Britain Junior Team... European Junior Champion in 50, 100, and 200 breast in 2009... won multiple national medals as a junior... club team National Champions in 2008-10.
Personal: Son of Valerie and Andrew Conroy... enjoys soccer outside of swimming... favorite movie is Step Brothers... chose Mizzou for the facilities, coaching staff, and team atmosphere.