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Matt Denkers Athlete Profile

Matt Denkers

Position: Diving Height: 6-0 Weight: 165 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2015-2017 Hometown: Fishers, IN Last School: Fishers High School

Before BYU:

  • Attended Fishers High
  • Placed 6th at state senior year

Personal:

  • Born in Indiana
  • Parents are Steve and Tonya Denkers
  • Major undecided


2015-2016 | Sophomore Year

  • Recorded a second-place finish in the three-meter dive (326.10) at the Colorado Mesa Invite
  • Recorded a first-place finish in the one-meter dive (341.25) and a second-place finish in the three-meter dive (320.75) against Colorado Mesa
  • Recorded a third-place finish in the three-meter dive (324.00) at the Wildcat Diving Invite
  • Recorded a second-place finish in the one-meter dive (317.20) and a third-place finish in the three-meter dive (313.10) against Grand Canyon
  • Recorded a third-place finish in the one-meter dive (331.85) at the MPSF Championships
  • Named First-Team All-MPSF on 1-meter and named Second-Team All-MPSF on platform

2016-2017 | Junior Year

Acheivements:

  • 2 NCAA zone cuts at Georgia Tech Invite: 1M- scored 307.60 and placed 7th overall, 3M- scored a total of 322.05 points and placed 6th
  • Placed third in the Platform at the MPSF Championships (318.35)
  • Placed second in the 3-meter at the MPSF Championships (393.40)
  • Qualified and participated in the NCAA Zone E Diving Championships- placed 10th in the 1-meter (621.45 combined score) and Platform (554.35)
  • All-Academic MPSF Scholar-Athlete 
  • Named to the All-MPSF First Team in the 3-meter and Platform
  • Named to the All-MPSF Second Team in the 1-meter
  • Ranked second in BYU All-Time Bests for the 3-meter (393.40)
  • Ranked fifth in BYU All-Time Bests for Platform (318.35)

Personal Best(s):

1 Meter, 6 Dives

  • 328.45
  • 326.95
  • 320.00

3 Meter, 6 Dives

  • 393.40
  • 367.50
  • 330.40

Platform, 5 Dives

318.35