Swimmer Thomas Smith, who shared his story of battling cancer while racing for Edison, continues to find success at LSU.
The junior recently earned honorable mention Scholar All-American honors from the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association.
Smith earned the honor maintaining a 3.5 grade-point average and posting a ‘B’ time standard or competing at a regional or zone qualifying meet.
LSU recently made news by hiring former Tustin and Irvine Novaquatics star Michael Cavic as an assistant coach. Cavic become a world-known Olympian for Serbia after nearly beating Michael Phelps at the 2008 Olympics in the 100-meter butterfly.