Parents are Gary and Cyndi ... BYU Heritage Scholar ... National Hispanic Recognition Scholar ... AP Scholar with distinction ... Academic All-American applied physics major...married to Lesley Thalman...served an LDS mission to Paris, France 2006-08.
All-American ... Colorado State 4A Diver of the Year ... second place at state championships.
2005-2006 | Freshman Year
Finished 12th overall in the 1-meter diving competition at the Mountain West Conference Championships with a point total of 239.50 ... finished 11th overall in the 3-meter diving competition at the MWCC with a point total of 248.65 ... finished eighth in the platform diving competition at the MWCC with a preliminary point total of 203.80 and a final point total of 181.60 ... achieved his season-high in 1-meter diving against Utah with a point total of 270.68 ... achieved his season-high in 3-meter diving against TCU with a point total of 267.45.
2008-2009 | Sophomore Year
Competed in all seven dual meets for the Cougars ... placed 10th on the 1-meter board at Mountain West Conference Championships with a final score of 277.05 ... finished 13th on the 3-meter board at MWCC with a preliminary score of 267.50 and a final score of 238.45 ... finished seventh on the platform at MWCC with a preliminary score of 255.60 and final score of 227.55 ... placed higher than any other Cougar on the 1-meter board against Stanford, finishing fourth with a score of 292.425 ... finished second on the 1-meter board against Boise State with a score of 287.47 ... ranked third on both the 1-meter and 3-meter boards for BYU on the season ... ranked second on the platform for BYU on the season.
2009-2010 | Junior Year
Competed in nine meets of the season for BYU ... placed fourth in the 1-meter during the Mountain West Conference Championships with a preliminary score of 270.10 and a final score of 282.45 ... took fifth in the 3-meter during a meet against Wyoming with a score of 309.37 ... placed seventh in the platform during the MWCC with a prelim score of 225.15 and a final score 209.25 ... ranked 14 in the conference overall ... received the MWC Academic All-Conference award as well as the MWC scholar athlete award.