Ava Jackman Athlete Profile

Ava Jackman

Ava Jackman
Position: Diving Height: 5-7 Roster Years: 2006-2010 Hometown: Alpine, UT Last School: Lone Peak High School

Personal

Parents are Maury and Jennifer ... competed in gymnastics when she was younger ... exercise science major with an emphasis in fitness and wellness management.

Before BYU

Won the 2006 Utah state high school diving championship ... placed fourth in the 1-meter dive and eighth in the 3-meter at the 2006 regionals ... qualified for the 2006 West Nationals in the 1- and 3-meter dives.




2006-2007 | Freshman Year

All-MWC in the 3-meter (277.00), seventh at the MWC Championships ... finished 10th in the 1-meter (257.60) at the MWCC best meet of the year against UNLV where she placed first in the 1-meter (277.05) and fourth in the 3-meter (232.88) ... recorded three top-three finishes during dual meet competition on the season.

2007-2008 | Sophomore Year

Competed in every meet during the season ... placed fifth at the MWC Championships in the 1-meter competition with a score of 262.40 ... named to the All-MWC Team in both the 1- and 3-meter events ... finished in sixth place at the MWCC in the 3-meter (285.05) ... season-high mark of 290.25 from the 1-meter board against CSU ... broke the 300-point barrier from the 3-meter board against Stanford with a score of 301.28, a season high ... finished the season with the second-best marks from the 1- and 3-meter boards for the Cougars.

2008-2009 | Junior Year

Tallied 10 first-place finishes on the season ... competed in all nine dual meets for the Cougars ... finished 11th on the 1-meter board at NCAA Zone E diving championships with a preliminary score of 245.05 and a total score of 478.85 ... named Mountain West Conference Co-Diver of the Year ... named to the All-MWC team for her performance on the 1-meter, 3-meter and platform at MWC Championships ... finished fifth on the 3-meter board at MWCC with a final score of 290.75 ... won the 1-meter diving competition at MWCC with a final score of 293.40 ... finished second on the platform at MWCC with a final score of 227.35 ... finished second on the 3-meter board against No. 2 Stanford with a score of 308.55 ... tallied a third-place finish on the 1-meter board against Stanford with a score of 281.675 ... placed first on the 1-meter board against Utah with a score of 278.70 ... named MWC Diver of the Week on Jan. 27, 2009 for her performance against Air Force and Wyoming ... took first on the 1-meter board with a score of 310.28 against Air Force ... took both of the diving events against CSU with a score of 288.30 on the 3-meter board and 280.80 on the 1-meter ... named MWC Diver of the Week on Dec. 9, 2008 for her performance against Boise State ... finished first on the 1-meter, 3-meter and 5-meter events against Boise State with scores of 269.7, 284.425 and 211.72, respectively ... also won the 1-meter event against Boise State on day two of competition with a score of 274.72 ... placed second on the 1-meter and 3-meter boards at the Anteater Shootout behind teammate Tawni Jones with respective scores of 254.05 and 268.20 ... won the 3-meter competition at the New Mexico/NAU meet with a score of 264.25 ... ranked first on both the 1-meter and platform events for the Cougars on the season ... ranked second on the 3-meter board on the season for BYU.

2009-2010 | Senior Year

Competed in ten dual meets for the season ... placed second in the 1-meter at the swimming and diving championships with a final score of 308.65 and fifth in the 3-meter with a score of 317.05 ... placed fourth at the MWCC in platform with a final score of 207.40 ... holds all-time conference records in the 1-meter, 3-meter and platform with scores of 310.28, 318.08 and 227.35 ... ranked seventh in the Mountain West Conference overall