LSU Gold
Position
Freestyle
Height
6'4
Class
Freshman
Hometown
Hamburg, Germany
High School
Stadtteilschule Alter Teichweg
Experience
HS

1000-Yard Freestyle School Record Holder (8:56.50)
SEC Freshman of the Week vs. Texas A&M

FRESHMAN SEASON (2023-24)
Joined the LSU team in the Spring 2024 semester and competed in his first meet against the Texas A&M Aggies… Clocked a school record 8:56.50 in his first race of the competition – the 1000-yard freestyle – which broke Craig Hamilton’s 12-year record… Also competed in the 500-yard freestyle and finished second with a time of 4:21.56, which ranks No. 6 in LSU history.

PERSONAL
Full name is Silas Maximilian Beth… Native of Hamburg, Germany and born on September 10, 2003… Major entering his first year at LSU in Business Administration… Attended ​​Stadtteilschule Alter Teichweg in his hometown… His parent’s names are Katharina Reese and Volker Reese; has five siblings – Phillip, Julia, Morlin, Cassandra, Lillian.

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