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Mazzaferro’s Top Scores

MAZZAFERRO

1-meter.........................................................................................................................................372.75 3-meter.........................................................................................................................................421.55 Platform .......................................................................................................................................487.90

Redshirt Senior Diving 6-0 Cheshire, Conn. Cheshire HS Olympic Trials Finalist Seven-time All-American Three-time SEC Champion (Platform, 3-Meter) SEC Academic Honor Roll CSCAA Academic All-American 2009-10 Academic Team Captain 2009-10 Student Athlete Advisory Committee President 2010-11 Team Captain Senior Season (2009-10) Medical redshirt. Junior Season (2008-09) Finished third on the three-meter synchronized springboard with teammate Kelly Marx at the 2009 World University Games in Belgrade, Serbia … Also picked up a ninth-place finish on the platform at the meet … A two-time All-America Honorable Mention at the 2009 NCAA Championships .. Took 11th on the three-meter springboard with a score of 391.50 … Was 10th on the 10-meter platform with a score of 431.65 … Also competed on the one-meter springboard at the national meet … Had a successful Southeastern Conference meet, picking up a second-consecutive title on the platform … Score of 487.90 was a SEC and James E. Martin Aquatic Center record on the platform … Recorded his first SEC title on the three-meter with a personalbest score of 420.90 … Finished tied for second with teammate Kelly Marx on the one-meter after tallying a score of 372.75 … Was Vice President of the Student Athlete Advisory Committee.

ished 19th in the one-meter preliminaries with a score of 300.25 … Was runner-up to teammate Steven Segerlin on the platform at SECs with a score of 396.60 … Finished fifth on the three-meter (360.30) and sixth on the one-meter (323.40) at the conference meet … His score of 325.90 on the one-meter at SECs was a season-high score, as was his 396.60 on the platform … Set a season-high on the three-meter against Florida with 360.37 points … Named SEC Freshman Diver of the Year. High School Attended Cheshire High School … Competed for the Southern Connecticut Club Diving team under coach Jesse Cyr … Four-time Academic All-American … Four-time All-American … Connecticut state champion and Southern CT champion all four years ... National Honor Society member … Finished third on platform at Senior Nationals … Four-time Connecticut MVP … State and high school record setter for six and 11 dives. Personal Parents are Thomas and Cynthia Mazzaferro … Has one brother, Thomas, who is a former swimmer and water polo player at Villanova and is currently employed by J.P. Morgan Chase … Majoring in chemistry.

Sophomore Season (2007-08) Competed at the 2008 USA Diving Olympic Trials in the platform competition … Finished seventh after three days of competition with a total score of 1,246.30 points, finishing four-tenths of a point out of sixth place and an invitation to the Olympic Selection Camp … Earned a bid to the Olympic Selection Camp along with Miami’s (Fla.) J.J. Kinzbach as the pair competed in the synchronized platform … Earned AllAmerica honors on all three boards at the NCAA Championships … Finished 16th on the one-meter with a score of 306.45 … Finished eighth in the three-meter competition with a score of 370.75 … Rounded out the NCAA meet by finishing fifth on the platform (440.55) … Won his first conference title at the SEC Championships, setting a then-SEC record score of 444.65 on the platform … Also finished fourth on both springboards, scoring a 335.05 on the one-meter and a 390.75 on the three-meter … Recipient of the Stanley Louis Sugar Memorial Scholar award … A 2008 ESPN the Magazine Academic All-District IV At-Large First Team. Freshman Season (2006-07) Competed in the platform and synchronized platform with J.J. Kinzbach at the 2007 World University Games in Bangkok, Thailand … Finished seventh on the platform at the N.S. Diving National Championships with a 429.30 in the finals … Advanced to the three-meter quarterfinal at nationals, finishing 16th with a 315.00 … Teamed up with Kinzbach in the synchronized platform at nationals, finishing third with a score of 369.90 … A two-time All-American at the NCAA Championships … Finished seventh on the platform with a 332.05 … Was 11th on the three-meter with a 352.40 and fin-

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2010-11 Auburn Swimming & Diving Guide  

2010-11 Auburn Swimming & Diving Guide

2010-11 Auburn Swimming & Diving Guide  

2010-11 Auburn Swimming & Diving Guide

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