at Florida International
Her trip marks second straight year UNM is represented on the big stage
Sophomore places third off 3-meter springboard
Abel Sanchez and his squad face tough field en route to NCAA Championships
New Mexico has highest number of selections in eight years
Lobos end competition with 296 points
JUNIOR: Qualified for NCAA Zones a third straight season off all three boards, one of only nine MW divers to do so...named Mountain West Diver of the Week for the week of Nov. 8...placed third off the 3-meter board at the 2013 MW Championships, was also fifth off the platform and sixth off 1-meter....was 19th and 20th off the 3- and 1-meter board at zones....named to the 2013 MW All-Conference list.
SOPHOMORE: Qualified for NCAA Zones for the second straight year...was an All-MW selection on the 1- and 3-meter springboard...finished fourth on the 1-meter board at the 2012 Mountain West championships, also reached a third place finish off the 3-meter board...was named MW Diver of the Week on Jan. 25 after sweeping both boards against Colorado State on Jan. 21...was named a 2011-2012 All-MW selection.
FRESHMAN: Qualified for NCAA Zones...was an All-MWC Selection on the 3-meter springboard...finished ninth on the 1-meter board at the Mountain West Conference Championships...placed first on the 3-meter springboard against Northern Colorado during the regular season....was a 2010-2011 Academic All-Conference recipient and MW Scholar-Athlete honoree.
HIGH SCHOOL: 2010 Graduate of Xavier College Preparatory in Phoenix, Ariz...dove under coach Kristin Pruett-Agguire...lettered all four years of high school...high school was 5A-1 champion all four years of high school career...most outstanding Sophomore 2007...most valuable diver 2008, 2009... ...placed second and fifth in 2010 Regional's...placed 10th at 2010 Junior West Nationals on the 3-meter dive...went to 5A-1 State Championships all four years...placed first at the 5A-1 State Championships 2010......dove for the Arizona Marlins Dive Team.
PERSONAL: Born July 19, 1992 in Phoenix, Ariz...daughter of Steve and Helen...hobbies include dancing and reading...favorite food is sushi...favorite athlete is Lebron James...favorite T.V. show is So You Think You Can Dance...has a younger brother, James (16)...a member of the National Honor Society, plans to major in Nursing at UNM.