Not only do they make Zimbabweans proud in the pool, but they are also excelling academically. Two Zimbabwean swimmers Brendon Cyprianos and Lorna Doorman were announced as part of the 390 student to have made it in the Honors Roll of the Academic Dean at Mars Hill University.
Mars Hill University is a private university in North Carolina USA. For one to be part of the Honors Roll of the Academic Dean they should have mentioned a grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a minimum of 12 semester hours, and carry no grade below a C.
Brendon Cyprianos the former captain of national junior swimming team is currently studying towards a Double Major in business administration and political science whilst Lorna Doorman is currently majoring in Biology (with a Biomedical Concentration) and minoring in Pre-Medicine and Chemistry
Both Doorman and Cyprianos are part of the Mars Hill University swimming team.