Mickey Strauss
Diving
Ht
5'
9"
Class
Senior
Hometown
Provo, 
Utah
Last School
Mountain View High School, Utah Valley University
Roster Years
2019-2023


Before BYU

  • Prepped at Mountain View High School under coach Tyce Routson
  • Club: BYU Cougar Dive Club under coach Tyce Routson
  • Transferred from Utah Valley University
  • Participated in cross country, track and field and gymnastics
  • Top-20 in the country in the 3 meter and platform at Senior Nationals
  • 2017 1 meter state champion
  • 2018-19 3 meter regional champion
  • 2018 1 meter regional champion
  • 2018 Zone E 3 meter champion
  • Also recruited by Utah, Texas, Air Force, Colorado Mesa, Delta State, California Baptist and Dartmouth

Personal

  • Son of Mike and Malia Strauss
  • Has two siblings
  • Dad ran cross country and track and field for Utah from 1999-2001
  • Switched to diving after his sophomore year of high school after 14 years of gymnastics
  • Ran track and cross country in high school
  • Enjoys writing music and playing the cello
  • Majoring in Exercise Science

Personal Bests

Event Score Meet
1 meter 381.90 '21-'22 CMU Dual
1 meter (5 dives) 371.03 '22-'23 UNLV Dual
1 meter (6 dives) 395.85 '22-'23 Air Force Invite
3 meter 560.10 '22-'23 Intermountain Shootout
3 meter (5 dives) 374.85 '19-'20 Denver Dual
3 meter (6 dives) 416.90 '19-'20 MPSF Championships
10 meter (5 dives) 381.30 '19-'20 MPSF Championships
10 meter (6 dives) 323.40 '22-'23 Air Force Invite
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2019-2020

Notable Achievements

  • Named MPSF Diver of the Year
  • Qualified and competed in Zone E Championships
  • Named All-MPSF First-Team in the 1 meter, 3 meter and the platform event
  • Broke BYU's all-time best record in the platform event (381.30)
  • Posted career-best scores in all three events
  • USA Olympic Trials Qualifier
  • BYU MVP
  • MPSF 1 meter and 3 meter platform champion

Season Bests

Event Score Meet
1 meter (5 dives) 334.05 Denver Dual
1 meter (6 dives) 382.25 MPSF Championships
3 meter (5 dives) 374.85 Denver Dual
3 meter (6 dives) 416.90 MPSF Championships
10 meter (5 dives) 381.30 MPSF Championships
Sophmore Year 2020-2021

Notable Achievements

  • MPSF 1 meter and 3 meter second place winner
  • Named All-MPSF First-Team in 1 meter and 3 meter events
  • NCAA qualifier on 1 meter, 3 meter, and platform
  • BYU MVP

Season Bests

Event Score Meet
1 meter 335.10 Utah Tech Dual
1 meter (5 dives) 317.70 CMU Dual
1meter (6 dives) 329.25 Air Force, Wyoming
3 meter 368.65 Utah Tech Dual
3 meter (5 dives) 360.50 CMU Dual
3meter (6 dives) 416.85 MPSF Championships
10 meter (6 dives) 300.50 Mizzou Invite
Junior Year 2021-2022

Notable Achievements

  • MPSF Diver of the Year
  • MPSF 1 meter champion, placed second in the 3 meter and platform
  • Named All-MPSF First-Team in 1 meter, 3 meter, and platform events
  • MPSF All-Academic award winner
  • BYU MVP

Season Bests

Event Score Meet
1 meter 381.90 CMU Dual
1 meter (6 dives) 358.75 MPSF Championships
3 meter 371.00 CMU Dual
3 meter (6 dives) 375.75 Intermountain Shootout
10 meter (5 dives) 307.20 MPSF Championships
10 meter (6 dives) 289.50 Mizzou Invite
Senior Year 2022-2023

Season Bests

Event Score Meet
1 meter 354.45 TCU Dual
1 meter (5 dives) 371.03 UNLV Dual
1 meter (6 dives) 395.85 Air Force Invite
3 meter 560.10 Intermountain Shootout
3 meter (5 dives) 347.63 UNLV Dual
3 meter (6 dives) 411.05 Air Force Diving Invite
10 meter (6 dives) 323.40 Air Force Invite
Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year