Former Jamestown swimmer makes honorable mention all-America in D3 championships

Trinity University of San Antonio, Texas senior Andrew Thiesse, a Jamestown High graduate, earned honorable mention all-America honors Thursday in the men's 400-yard individual medley at the NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships.

Thiesse was 15th in the Greensboro, N.C. meet, clocking 4:05.66 in the consolation finals. Earlier in the day, he posted a personal-best 4:03.93 in the prelims.

"Andrew gave it all he had tonight, coming up a tad short of his prelim time, but holding his place and getting Trinity on the men's scoreboard," coach John Ryan said in a Trinity athletics department news release. "He was right in the mix through the butterfly and...